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 BEACH, BARBARA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,899.04 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS-GARCIA, NICHOLE T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $56,899.03 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETAN, FRANK L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,898.80 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, NATASHA E Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $56,898.69 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEMER, DOREEN Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $56,898.51 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA GALA, RAYMOND D Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,898.10 Date 06/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANTE, THERESA G Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,897.95 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZDOWSKI, MICHAEL E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,897.69 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, ZACHARY S Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $56,897.36 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACCIATO, SABRINA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,897.19 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SUNHWA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,897.08 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHNS, FRANK R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $56,896.91 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIMBY, DAVID O Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,896.83 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARK W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $56,896.65 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Education Department Amount $56,896.56 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JOSHUA D Employer name Erie County Amount $56,896.44 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRICO, ANNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,896.40 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAZYNSKI, BROOKE J Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $56,895.87 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, KENNETH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,895.72 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNER, JOY Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,895.69 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ANDREW J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $56,895.30 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, TRAVIS N Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $56,895.16 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COVEL, JEFFREY H Employer name Town of Alabama Amount $56,894.88 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,894.86 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAZZO, FRANCES Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,894.86 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEY, DEAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $56,894.38 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, YOLANDA S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $56,894.38 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTYJOHN, DENNIS H Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $56,893.93 Date 09/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, JEFFERY A Employer name Chenango County Amount $56,893.83 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRAFF, THOMAS J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $56,893.76 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, TERESA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,893.50 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $56,893.50 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, SALLY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,893.28 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBCZAK, ROSEANN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,893.27 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $56,892.90 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIGIEL, MARK S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,892.60 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, NANCY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $56,892.06 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, SUSAN J Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,891.88 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, HAROLD F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,891.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTERS, CANDY Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,891.70 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNEN, HEATHER M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $56,891.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, PATRICIA A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $56,891.65 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHM, KATHERINE A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $56,891.44 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTZ, JAYE V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,891.42 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBURG, IGOR Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $56,890.80 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYLKER, ANNA A Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $56,890.80 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, DARWIN W Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $56,890.80 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, QUINTIN G Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $56,890.80 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMESON, MICHAEL L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $56,890.78 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUDREN, WAYNE F Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $56,890.59 Date 05/11/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADONNE, MARIE E Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $56,890.54 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDON-PARI, GRAZIELA B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,890.42 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMCHUK, SANDRA L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $56,890.18 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIK, GREGORY T Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $56,890.06 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, DEBORAH J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $56,890.03 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ROBERT J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $56,889.77 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $56,889.27 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUDIO, FELIX C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,889.10 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHLEEN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,888.91 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMULARO, GREGORY Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $56,888.90 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, ALFRED M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $56,888.88 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHAUER, CLARK J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $56,888.88 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPICCOLO, JOANNE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $56,888.88 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, STEPHEN L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $56,888.85 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, KIMBERLEY D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $56,888.47 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, MICHELLE K Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,888.05 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLAKOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $56,887.86 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, JANIS Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,887.83 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHELLE E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,887.75 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ANTHONY J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $56,887.37 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERINE, NANCY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,887.33 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLARD, LAVON U Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,887.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, FLOYD N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,887.19 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, AGNES M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $56,887.15 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADILE, VICTORIA M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $56,886.92 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELIO, EDWARD K Employer name Lewis County Amount $56,886.65 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, TAWN D Employer name Warren County Amount $56,886.06 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BARRY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,885.46 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONA, MARK R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,885.42 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, TIMOTHY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,885.40 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JOIE-WARD, ANDREA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,884.24 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZER, MARIAN Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $56,884.00 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCH WANDS, TAMMEY J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $56,883.92 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $56,883.85 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, BROOKE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,883.78 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISSER, BRIAN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,883.71 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, JAMES Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,883.52 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEABON, PAUL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,883.31 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, DYLAN J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $56,883.25 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFRY, SHELI H Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $56,883.11 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, BARBARA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,883.09 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUDT, THOMAS E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,883.08 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ABIGAIL A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,882.85 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, AUDREY K Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,882.79 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, RICHARD Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $56,882.46 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, LISA Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $56,882.16 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHAN, JOHN L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,881.92 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JAMES J Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $56,881.87 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ASHLEY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,881.83 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,881.80 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System