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 GIUFFRE, JOSEPH L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,229.36 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CHEYNE, SCOTT R Employer name Seneca County Amount $57,229.33 Date 01/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, KELLI J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $57,229.12 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, CYNTHIA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $57,228.80 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDYCH, ANDREW E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,228.77 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTAVE, JAMES J C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $57,228.65 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHELLO, WARREN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,228.50 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-BEAZER, LAURIE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $57,228.37 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRADLEY D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,228.27 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TARA N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,228.15 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHYALL-SETTLE, BEVERLY A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,227.72 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMER, JOHN G Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,227.70 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFILETTO, SUSAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,227.58 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DONYA L Employer name Education Department Amount $57,227.52 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, PAMELA N Employer name Allegany County Amount $57,227.49 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARELLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $57,227.42 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, JOHN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $57,227.35 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, TERESA C Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $57,227.27 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, ALLISON Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $57,227.16 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONLEY, DANIELLE S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $57,227.03 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, ANNE MARIE S Employer name Livingston County Amount $57,226.93 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENT, RAMOND Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $57,226.64 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DARWIN K Employer name Town of Ripley Amount $57,226.50 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, MARK D Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,226.25 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,225.83 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSIN, ROBERT A Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,225.82 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDEIRO, DAVID M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,225.81 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORS, MYRON A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,225.19 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,224.83 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, MICHELLE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,224.79 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, JANELLE A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $57,224.27 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LAURA A Employer name Putnam County Amount $57,224.23 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKHAROV, YURY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $57,224.20 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ANGELA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,224.20 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNER, WAYNE C Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,224.09 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPOLI, DOMINIC C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $57,223.97 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JAMIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,223.83 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELDER, BONNIE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,223.74 Date 06/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGUE, MICHAEL A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $57,223.49 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, CHARLES B Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $57,223.47 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANICH, THOMAS C Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $57,223.22 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLI, JOSEPH P Employer name Orange County Amount $57,223.10 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, FRANK A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $57,223.07 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATATO, TAMMY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,222.86 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILKOWSKI, LEIGH A Employer name Madison County Amount $57,222.46 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUGLIARO, TAMI Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $57,222.20 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTALEK, JOANNE Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $57,222.18 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFTRING, SUZANNE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $57,221.87 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, JILLIAN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $57,221.75 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, MARIFELY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,221.38 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, SHIRLEY R Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $57,221.32 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORADO, LOUIS I Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $57,221.31 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDOLILLO, THERESA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,221.23 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, MICHAEL T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $57,221.20 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SANDEE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,220.94 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, ALYSOUN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $57,220.86 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUE, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $57,220.66 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SCOTT F Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $57,220.62 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, JOEL E Employer name Town of Dover Amount $57,220.50 Date 10/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KAREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,220.44 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ALICIA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,220.44 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, CRAIG M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $57,220.19 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, JENNIFER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,220.05 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHELE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,219.88 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, ABU-JIHAD Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,219.58 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANBURGH, SARAH H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,219.58 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, NATHAN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,219.51 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,219.41 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, ISAAC L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $57,219.22 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $57,219.19 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN L Employer name Orange County Amount $57,218.83 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, JENNIFER E Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $57,218.63 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RUBEN, JR Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $57,218.61 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, AMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,218.60 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUS, LYNN L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,218.52 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORDO, BRIANNA E Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $57,218.19 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAEVIER, AARON T Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $57,218.13 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KEVIN M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $57,218.02 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, CARL Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $57,217.99 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNT, SCOTT J Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,217.89 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, ERIC J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $57,217.50 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS-LABOY, CHINA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $57,217.43 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, DONNA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,217.27 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAN, JUSUF Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,217.25 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOANN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $57,217.19 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, KENNETH H Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,216.88 Date 03/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRINGAS, NICHOLAS K Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $57,216.61 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEPEW, HEATHER E Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $57,216.60 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, PHILIP R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,216.60 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSCHLE, INGRID E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,216.60 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVOLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,216.60 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONAZEWSKI, JAMES A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,216.25 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNEY, STEPHANIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,215.83 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ZACHARY H Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $57,215.59 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, SHARON L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,215.36 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN-LONG, KAREN L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $57,215.35 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUMEY, HEATHER L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,215.18 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, KAREN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,215.09 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $57,215.07 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBARAN, MOHAN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $57,215.05 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System