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 SIEMBOR, THOMAS Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $57,074.27 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMORA, HANS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,074.04 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, REGINALD Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,073.90 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LA DONNA S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,073.38 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SEAN Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $57,073.18 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, EMILY K Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $57,072.75 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, RAYNOLD Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $57,072.70 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLL, JEANINE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $57,072.54 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, TANYA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $57,072.38 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DURINIDA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,072.35 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ROBERT J Employer name Ontario County Amount $57,072.34 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BRENDAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,072.31 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, STEPHANIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,072.17 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JOANNE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,072.15 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCE, DARRELL W, SR Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $57,072.14 Date 07/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $57,072.08 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, MAUREEN L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $57,071.80 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOSEPH L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $57,071.47 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOGLY, JOSEPH C Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $57,071.40 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $57,071.25 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGHTON, DAWN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $57,070.94 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, JOHN W, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,070.80 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASINO, JOSEPH T Employer name Orleans County Amount $57,070.68 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAK, COLLEEN F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,070.35 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBERT, HENRY F, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,069.98 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, JILL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $57,069.97 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABI, ALEXANDER J Employer name Erie County Amount $57,069.67 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, SHARON D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,069.47 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEWSKI, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,068.97 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISLACK, KATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,068.85 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEISS, CHARLES E Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $57,068.82 Date 06/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUEGLIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $57,068.53 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JOHN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,067.98 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, THOMAS R Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $57,067.93 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLA, LISA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $57,067.92 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, KATHY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,067.84 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITY, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,067.84 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFER, THOMAS W Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,067.84 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIANDARO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,067.84 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANDREW C Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,067.84 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRU, PAMELA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,067.84 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DEIRDRA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,067.73 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, CRYSTAL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,067.52 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $57,067.33 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHACH, WILLIAM S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,067.28 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEENSBOROUGH, SANDRA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $57,066.85 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONEY, HUNTER K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,066.58 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBE, JOSEPH E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,066.58 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILLIE A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $57,066.34 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, ROBERT J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $57,066.26 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, KASSANDRA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,066.08 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CLARISSA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,065.16 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBLIN-WYNN, SIGRID M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $57,064.80 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGOUIN, RYAN M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $57,064.31 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOKUR, JOHN I Employer name Tompkins County Amount $57,063.80 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJCZI, SCOTT E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $57,063.59 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATUM, SHANTELLE C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,063.55 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,063.37 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, FREDERICK J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $57,063.37 Date 12/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACGREGOR, FREDERICK Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,063.19 Date 11/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDINO, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $57,063.02 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, OREN P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,062.92 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, DYLAN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,062.88 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, LAURIANN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $57,062.88 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, MARY E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,062.88 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, PHALON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,062.69 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, JOANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $57,062.67 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JOSE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,061.78 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, DAWN M Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $57,061.74 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVARETTA, JOSEPH F Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $57,061.37 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLES, JODY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,061.19 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, JENNIFER E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $57,061.11 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TAISA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,061.10 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, LAURIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,061.06 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, DEBORAH M Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $57,060.86 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, REBECCA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,060.62 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAKOWSKI, FRANK E Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $57,060.59 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTENS, KENNETH Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $57,060.57 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, AMBER L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $57,060.31 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKMEYER, PHILIP R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,060.26 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROAT, SUSAN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,060.16 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPOFI, SHIRLEY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,060.04 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPITZ, SCOTT A Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $57,060.03 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, RALPH L Employer name Columbia County Amount $57,060.00 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ENRIQUE Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,059.82 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,059.82 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTHLING, JOYCE M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $57,059.73 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNESS, BARBARA L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $57,059.50 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BENJAMIN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $57,059.34 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JILLIAN S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,059.21 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIUSCO, JOSEPH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $57,059.05 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Albany Amount $57,058.94 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, JENNIFER J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,058.93 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TISHAWN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,058.88 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JORDAN K Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $57,058.80 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGROSSO, RENEE P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,058.53 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDT, KIM M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,058.41 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON GORDON, MELINDA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,058.22 Date 01/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLBERG, GREG A Employer name Town of Ellery Amount $57,058.14 Date 05/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, CHRISTINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,058.06 Date 01/24/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System