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 BRYANT, PAULA D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $56,881.71 Date 09/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEBRANDT, ANTHONY P Employer name Wayne County Amount $56,881.57 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRPO, RAFAEL C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,881.01 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LYNN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,880.74 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, JULIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,880.71 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNANISHU, JENNIFER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,880.69 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VALERIE Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $56,880.55 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, DONNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,880.49 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, TERESA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $56,880.44 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHARLES A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $56,880.35 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KVETKOSKY, MARY F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,880.13 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, THOMAS R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,880.11 Date 08/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCO, LORI A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $56,880.07 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIVENGO, ROCCO Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $56,880.03 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JACQUELYN L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,880.00 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIHUDDIN, NOORUDDIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,879.84 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, TIMOTHY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $56,879.81 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARYALICE Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $56,879.47 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRI, ANTHONY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,879.27 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, AARON C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $56,879.09 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHALSKI, JAMES J Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $56,879.00 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAX, SARAH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,878.97 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, PAUL M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,878.76 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGAL, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $56,878.55 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLICA, KELLY L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $56,878.23 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, DENNIS L Employer name Ontario County Amount $56,877.88 Date 04/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBERGER, EDWARD H, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,877.66 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REKCZIS, GREGG G Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $56,877.56 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRY, SHELBY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,877.52 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, BRIDGET E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,877.42 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, EDWARD P Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $56,876.91 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARGARET M Employer name Nioga Library System Amount $56,876.78 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEUS, MARIA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,876.71 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGER, KIMBERLY S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,875.99 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RAYMOND E, SR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,875.91 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUETHMAN, DIANE P Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,875.91 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, FRANK, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,875.69 Date 09/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCONI, ANITA C Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $56,875.65 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITENO, ROCCO J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEC, BEATA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLOVANEVSKIY, VLADIMIR V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANFRANCO, DARIEL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, YAN ZHI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, KYLE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, VERONICA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, SHUTING Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMAN, SHARMIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, ARMANDO F Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $56,875.59 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, AMANDA L Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $56,875.55 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,875.50 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, LAURA J Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $56,874.95 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, AMY L Employer name Orleans County Amount $56,874.83 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, TRACY A Employer name Albany County Amount $56,874.67 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDEY, ANDREW P Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $56,874.66 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HEUSEN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $56,874.54 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DAVID M Employer name Madison County Amount $56,874.47 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JACLYN Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $56,874.43 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENUDI, SAMUEL C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $56,874.06 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, HARRY S Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $56,874.06 Date 02/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DANIEL E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,873.92 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURR, CHRIS D Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $56,873.92 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LISA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $56,873.84 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, BARBARA A, MRS Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $56,873.13 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERPAOLI, ANGELA R Employer name Erie County Amount $56,873.12 Date 04/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, KARA L Employer name Erie County Amount $56,873.12 Date 09/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCO, LAURIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,873.02 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVRIL, MARLENE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $56,872.90 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, KENNETH R Employer name Cortland County Amount $56,872.71 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNETTE, MARY LOU Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $56,872.40 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITZNER, EDWARD F, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $56,872.35 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Amount $56,872.05 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, JENNIFER A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,872.01 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, JAMES R Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $56,871.79 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTER, WENDY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,871.52 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUSA, RUI C Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,871.37 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE-POUCHAK, JENNY L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $56,870.93 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, DIANE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,870.79 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTZ, WILLIAM J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $56,870.57 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANK, DEBRA L Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $56,870.28 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMPTON, CHRIS C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,869.64 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERES, RYAN R Employer name Town of Kent Amount $56,869.60 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URSINO, VITTORIO Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $56,869.42 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WILLIE R Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $56,869.41 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERLE, BRIDGET Employer name Education Department Amount $56,869.35 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASS, NEELA Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $56,869.06 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMORIELLO, JASON R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,868.71 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVERLY, KENNETH A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,868.70 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, MARC A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $56,868.39 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULERIS, MICHAEL E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $56,868.03 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, CORIE M Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $56,867.66 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,867.59 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DEBBIEANN L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,867.41 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINACK, ELIZABETH S Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $56,867.34 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADA, FOLORUNSO Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,867.27 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, DEBBIE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $56,867.18 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, COURTNEY E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,867.03 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SZE YING Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $56,866.90 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, BENNY S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,866.82 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLRAB, TIMOTHY J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $56,866.80 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, SHANNON T Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $56,866.52 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System