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 SALMONSON, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $57,324.23 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSINO, MICHELLE R Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,324.21 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGER, JOAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,324.14 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, YEDDA L Employer name Orange County Amount $57,323.79 Date 03/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMAN, ERIC A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $57,323.62 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LATOYA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,323.47 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETMAN, FRANKLIN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,323.32 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIE, EDWARD A Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $57,323.10 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, ALBERT J Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $57,322.87 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOVAR, JOSE Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $57,322.84 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, SHEREE L Employer name Ontario County Amount $57,322.63 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNINGS, DIANE Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $57,322.52 Date 06/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $57,322.25 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,322.12 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGUORI, ROBERT T Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $57,322.10 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOWSKI, MARGARET M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $57,322.05 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EILEEN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $57,322.03 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENESES, DENIA G Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $57,321.42 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ROBERT L Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,321.41 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTER, MICHAEL P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $57,321.39 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, ALICIA N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $57,321.36 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $57,321.35 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOB, ROBERT P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,321.17 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONTE, MARILYN L Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $57,321.04 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRISTA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,321.02 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DENISE K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,320.88 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, EDWIN, JR Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $57,320.46 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, GEORGE P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,319.69 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRECHT, SCOTT M Employer name Delaware County Amount $57,319.38 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $57,319.36 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVARS, CHERYL K Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $57,319.35 Date 09/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, DANA J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $57,319.35 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKI, CHERI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,319.27 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, FRANCINE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,318.83 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LINA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,318.77 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLON BUSTILLO, WILLY R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $57,317.79 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, LINDA M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $57,317.77 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAND, JAMES P, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $57,317.60 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, SHARON E Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $57,317.56 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTER, WILLIE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,317.38 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRALDI, PETER H Employer name Broome County Amount $57,317.36 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHWINGER, PETER O Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,317.05 Date 11/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLENDINGER, KEVIN M Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $57,317.00 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKAS, AMY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,316.52 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, JOHN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,316.47 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, BERNICE G Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $57,316.44 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ANGELA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,316.00 Date 01/26/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, TYESIA Y Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,315.87 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, PAUL N Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $57,315.79 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, HOWARD W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,315.71 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOSE R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $57,315.69 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CMAYLO, JONATHAN G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,315.62 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTO, PATRICIA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $57,315.53 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMED, WASIHI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,315.40 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, AMY B Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,315.35 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ROSE M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $57,315.29 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-CHARLES, BEATRICE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $57,315.26 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, LORI L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,315.11 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, JEREMY E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,314.97 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSSEL, KARLEE S Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,314.91 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGHTON, SHARON A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,314.86 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, SCOTT R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $57,314.83 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGETT, CORRY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,314.72 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KESHA R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $57,314.69 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Southold Amount $57,314.69 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JAYSA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,314.59 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, EMILY J Employer name Education Department Amount $57,314.42 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MONIQUE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,314.08 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICALESE, NICOLE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,313.68 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CHET R Employer name Village of Newark Amount $57,313.47 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, CHARLES H Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $57,313.30 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUCA, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $57,312.98 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, MACIEJ Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,312.89 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, PHILIP W Employer name Broome County Amount $57,312.82 Date 03/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, EVELYN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,312.62 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIAN, ASHLEY N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,312.52 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINCKERHOFF, TYLER M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $57,312.45 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SONYA R Employer name Erie County Amount $57,312.26 Date 05/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $57,311.16 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, DARYL J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $57,310.66 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHANEY, DESMOND A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $57,310.60 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, LISA M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $57,310.38 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, RICHARD E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $57,310.31 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISLER, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,309.89 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ANDREW T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,309.84 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILSENROTH, BARBARA M Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $57,309.83 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JORDAN K L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,309.82 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZZETTA, ROBERT J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,309.61 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTY, RICHARD R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,309.56 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSON, CYNTHIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $57,309.52 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCELLIERE, JESSICA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,309.45 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, CHRISTIE A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $57,309.45 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTILLA, WANDA J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,309.10 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ANTHONY M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $57,308.86 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, ANGUS A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $57,308.61 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,308.53 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, DOMINICK P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,308.20 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JANET Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,308.16 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKAR, MD Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $57,308.12 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDY, PHILIP J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $57,308.05 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System