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 MC INTYRE, RYAN P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $57,043.70 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STREER, CRAIG S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,043.57 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROEHLEIN, ROBERT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,043.35 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRIST, LOVINIA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,043.35 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, VIVIAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,043.28 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, FRANCIS T, JR Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $57,043.27 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, WALLIS A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,043.10 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGMORE, TIMOTHY B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,042.97 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, ELIZABETH M Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,042.77 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSE, JEFFREY A Employer name Albany County Amount $57,042.70 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MILTON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,042.51 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, STACEY R Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $57,042.50 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ANTHONY J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $57,042.35 Date 05/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARFINKEL, JAY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,042.26 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, SARA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,042.25 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JACLYN S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $57,042.13 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,041.82 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, RYAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.79 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATHIDIS, GEORGE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.79 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JOHN T Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,041.79 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGENIS, EILEEN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,041.78 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, AMANDA R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $57,041.78 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, TRACEY M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $57,041.78 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDZYK, MITCHELL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, DAVID E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, GREGORY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, XIAOHUA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 06/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, MAUREEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHUTANE, NANDKUMAR P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPO, RONALD Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLE, STEVEN T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THI, PAUL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMARADA, BHAVANI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUPA, MANUEL I Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,041.78 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKLATSI, TYRONE G Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSON, MORGAN Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, MICHELLE J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENVIR, BRIAN J, JR Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $57,041.78 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIE, JONATHAN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELEN, COLE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,041.78 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, COREY J T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, OLIVER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BRENDA LISA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,041.78 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISH, BRETT A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,041.78 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY-POULIN, KRISTEN K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,041.78 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, LAURA N Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $57,041.78 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, NICHOL Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $57,041.78 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, JOHN A Employer name Education Department Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, GABRIEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $57,041.78 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, TONG Employer name Education Department Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPEN, GREGORY J Employer name Education Department Amount $57,041.78 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, STACEY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.78 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOM, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.78 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSS, KELLY E Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.78 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ANNE F Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JUDE Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.78 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TERI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,041.78 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, DAVID A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,041.78 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, DANIEL R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $57,041.78 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $57,041.78 Date 06/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCVOY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,041.78 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, LOUIS, III Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MARK M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,041.78 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKE, SARA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,041.78 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, SHELLISA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,041.78 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, JULIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,041.78 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINA, DANUTA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,041.78 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JACOB R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,041.78 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TABETHA N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ALLISON A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,041.78 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, SUSANA L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, EMILIE W Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $57,041.78 Date 11/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VALERIE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,041.78 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JEFFREY R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMMER, TIMOTHY M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,041.78 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNOS, ALEX J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $57,041.78 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JEFFREY S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,041.78 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, BARBARA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,041.76 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, SUSAN V Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,041.69 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSS, ANN B Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $57,041.51 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CATHERINE J Employer name Erie County Amount $57,041.43 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, PATRICIA A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $57,041.26 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, MELISSA J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $57,040.98 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZER, SCOTT T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,040.89 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOVER, SCOTT P Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $57,040.57 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, MICHAEL S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $57,040.50 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLICA, ANTHONY R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $57,040.45 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY T Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,040.27 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAITZ, NICOLE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,040.18 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, SAMUEL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,039.32 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, HECTOR M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $57,039.14 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $57,039.07 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, FRANK J, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,039.05 Date 08/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, ROCHELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,038.89 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BREARTY, SHARON A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,038.66 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'ORLETTA, AMANDA S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,038.25 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANOY, TINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $57,038.21 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, BARBARA A Employer name Madison County Amount $57,037.94 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ANTHONY J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $57,037.50 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System