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 JAMES, TOMA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,129.55 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CRAIG K Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $57,129.43 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, PIA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $57,129.02 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVALZO, DAVID J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $57,128.97 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLEVIG, SARAH E Employer name Lewis County Amount $57,128.73 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGUE, JOSEPH C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $57,128.62 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALL, MICHAEL A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $57,128.58 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDI, BRYAN C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $57,128.31 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, WILLIAM H Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $57,128.13 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MAUREEN A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $57,127.93 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARATH, ROBERT P Employer name City of Albany Amount $57,127.88 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, JANACK R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,127.25 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAR, SUSANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,127.00 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, RHONDA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $57,126.87 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDASAMY, PREMACHANDRAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $57,126.85 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUB, GREGORY R Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $57,126.67 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, JOSEPH W Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $57,126.61 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZZI, ROCCO J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,125.71 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CARLINA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,125.45 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORHAM, JUSTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,125.32 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIAN, BRIAN S Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $57,125.25 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINZ, ADAM M Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $57,125.05 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LORENZA Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $57,124.94 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEREMY P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $57,124.87 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JOSHUA H Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $57,124.77 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORNOW-COFFEE, DAVID A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,124.37 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $57,124.19 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ALLEN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,123.00 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLO, JESSICA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,123.00 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSIELLO, DIANE Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $57,122.62 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHUT, KLAUDIA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,122.61 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZ, MARIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,122.12 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHLBERG, LISA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $57,122.01 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, CHRISTOPHER O Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,121.88 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SHUI FUN Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $57,121.70 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEHAVER, HAROLD E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $57,121.68 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELETA, BETH M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,121.55 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CHAD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $57,121.12 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, YASMIN R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,121.11 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, STANLEY F Employer name City of Oswego Amount $57,120.97 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SQUADRITO, ANTHONY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,120.75 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JANET L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $57,120.74 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKOVICH, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $57,120.42 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUYEA, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $57,120.32 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JUSTIN T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,120.15 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOS, ELLYN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $57,119.65 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JEFFREY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $57,119.31 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, MARK D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,119.00 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAPLE, RICHARD L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,118.95 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CAROLINE A Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $57,118.71 Date 04/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHEN, MARYANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,118.39 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, NANCY R Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $57,118.26 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, JULIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $57,118.24 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JASON A Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,118.18 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGSHAW, JOSEPH M Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,117.94 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRESTONE, LISA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,117.81 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOSEPH A Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $57,117.46 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINACK, BRUCE W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,117.29 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SHANAE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $57,116.96 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MICHAEL Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $57,116.83 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $57,116.79 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, VERONICA M Employer name Erie County Amount $57,116.72 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASKO, MARK R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,116.60 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ROSALIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,116.34 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, EDWARD J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,116.18 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, PHYLLISTINE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,115.81 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARKNER, BERTRAM E Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $57,115.45 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERENDA, ALICIA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $57,115.38 Date 06/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROGER D Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $57,115.26 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE-HOOD, KIMBERLY E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $57,115.26 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANCA, PAUL Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $57,115.18 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIMER, I'ANTHA P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,115.05 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TROY L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $57,114.70 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOUNTAIN, MEGAN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,114.68 Date 11/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Putnam County Amount $57,114.59 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUKE, RYAN P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $57,114.38 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $57,114.20 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUNGST, EDWARD D Employer name Erie County Amount $57,113.94 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPARELLI, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Rye Amount $57,113.88 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,113.73 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELFI, BARBARA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,113.50 Date 12/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCCIO, ANTHONY V Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,113.32 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKEN, JAMIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,113.13 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELLO, DOMINICK Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,112.98 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, MAYRA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,112.38 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINKO, JACOB R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,112.35 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $57,112.28 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CARLA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,112.12 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHLOW, FRANCIS J Employer name Village of Massena Amount $57,112.09 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, GEORGE H Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $57,111.98 Date 06/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,111.93 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO-GUTIERREZ, AUDRA T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,111.70 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,111.70 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, JEAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,111.70 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, MARGARET A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,111.70 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URIST, JULIE ANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,111.59 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, MARK E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $57,111.01 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, PATRIZIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,110.99 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, AMIT P Employer name East Quogue Fire District Amount $57,110.50 Date 08/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CARL L, JR Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $57,110.49 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System