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 JACKOB, STEPHANIE B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $57,147.99 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLAIR, RICHARD J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $57,147.82 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULING, JENNIE L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $57,147.74 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACKI, BRANDON A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,146.94 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREE, THOMAS D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,146.83 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, CYNTHIA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,146.83 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESONOWSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $57,146.83 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, STEVEN M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,146.48 Date 11/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SUSAN Q Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,146.07 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAND, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $57,145.72 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOSA, NICOLE E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,145.29 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DANIELLE Employer name Candor CSD Amount $57,145.14 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACEY, YAKEMIA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $57,145.10 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SCOTT T Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $57,145.04 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERMINELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $57,145.00 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JAMES M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $57,144.67 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, BRIAN K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,144.59 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, GAYLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,144.28 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERIN, ALLISON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,144.20 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEICHEL, THOMAS J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $57,144.06 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, MONIQUE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,143.94 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, ROBERT W Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,143.89 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERS, LOGAN Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $57,143.37 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAS, SHELLEY L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $57,143.32 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEBER, LISA M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $57,143.25 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICK, TYLER S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,143.08 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, PAUL N Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $57,143.03 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFFLE, JESSICA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,142.54 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCETA, MIRJANA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,142.34 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKLIS, JOHN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,142.34 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHAWN J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $57,142.33 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOYCE E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $57,142.00 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBNIC, MILAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,141.87 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARGE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,141.38 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, NORMAN D Employer name Clinton County Amount $57,141.14 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, SHU Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,140.45 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDLEIN, ERIC J Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $57,140.42 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERSON, PATRICIA J Employer name Broome County Amount $57,140.36 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACINTYRE, AMY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,140.20 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DENNIS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $57,140.05 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMESINO, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,140.01 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, CAROL L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $57,139.77 Date 07/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KENNETH E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,139.75 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, RICHARD E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,139.70 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAMER, THOMAS J Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $57,139.63 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, ADRIAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,139.62 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORWIN, LEAH C Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $57,139.58 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, STEVEN M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $57,139.57 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIDIO, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $57,139.45 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, JILLIAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,139.39 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALANTE, CARLOS Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $57,139.21 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JOSIE L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,138.51 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, KEITH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,138.14 Date 07/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARREN, SHIRLEEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,138.03 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIAM, KAREN L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $57,137.77 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JAVIER Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,137.74 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ROBYN L Employer name Education Department Amount $57,137.66 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTHIER, LORI L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,137.50 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAN, YINGLI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $57,137.49 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGELLO, RILEY A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $57,137.35 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Victor Amount $57,137.25 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZGLINICKI, DAVID E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,137.13 Date 08/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, KEITH R Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $57,137.01 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEY, PATRICK V Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,136.86 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESTOS, ANASTASIUS P Employer name Erie County Amount $57,136.51 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHAMP, SHANE D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,136.38 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RENEE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,136.25 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SEAN H Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $57,136.20 Date 09/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTYN, ERIC M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,136.05 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPP, JASON G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $57,135.37 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAVIN, MARK A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,135.32 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,135.17 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDDE, FREDERICK G Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $57,135.09 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITI, APARNA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,134.84 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, DOUGLAS S Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $57,134.45 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WESLEY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,134.26 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PAMELA D Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $57,134.01 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETRICK, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $57,133.50 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, ROGER A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,133.43 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENTZEL, STEPHANIE E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $57,133.34 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRYE, JEFFREY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $57,133.28 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGNER, JOHNI R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,133.21 Date 02/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, LEROY J, JR Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $57,133.14 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSO, JOEL A Employer name Clinton County Amount $57,133.06 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNESE, MIKE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,133.00 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JEAN M Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $57,132.98 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, ANTWAN T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,132.75 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, GLEN M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $57,132.60 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGERS, SARAH J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $57,132.53 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLEY-GORDON, DENNISE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,131.70 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLTMANN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $57,131.68 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAWAJA, AZEEM M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $57,131.46 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTSON, JOHN E Employer name Orange County Amount $57,131.45 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUFFRE, JOANN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,131.38 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADESANYA, MECHI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,131.06 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, MARY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,130.89 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOUSKY, HOWARD N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,130.88 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ROBERT M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,130.47 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ANN MARIE M Employer name Orange County Amount $57,129.78 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTI, ANDREW JAMES, III Employer name Hicksville Water District Amount $57,129.78 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System