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 OCCIL, JOCELYNE HONORE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $56,810.66 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATONA, WILLIAM G, II Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $56,810.58 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRIAN F Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $56,809.72 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, ERIC J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $56,809.47 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTELO-PERYEA, ANNA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,809.29 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, NICOLE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,809.26 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELL, AMY E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $56,809.23 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, PATRICK L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,809.20 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PAMELA J Employer name Columbia County Amount $56,808.69 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULISON, ZACHARY T Employer name Fulton County Amount $56,808.67 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TARA J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,808.58 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, MILDRED H Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $56,808.56 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCHER, DONALD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,808.48 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, LINDA C Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $56,808.47 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARY BETH K Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,808.05 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $56,807.97 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLF, TANNER J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $56,807.46 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, LYNN A Employer name Department of State Amount $56,807.07 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONSECA, MIGUEL A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $56,807.01 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHERJEE, INDIRA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $56,806.89 Date 01/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLLO, MAEGHAN H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,806.87 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRA, MARK J Employer name Department of Law Amount $56,806.86 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIWKO, MICHAEL P Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $56,806.73 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, SOPHIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,806.42 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIER, MARC B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $56,806.27 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, MAGDALENA Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,806.18 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIONNE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $56,806.18 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAHRALBAN, GABRIEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,806.14 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, AWILDA E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $56,805.81 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, CHRISTINE T Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $56,805.69 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELSKI, BRITTANY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,805.58 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHIERE-GEE, CHRISTINE Employer name Wayne County Amount $56,805.50 Date 04/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORNO, CYNTHIA E Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $56,805.49 Date 09/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, PATRICIA A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $56,805.38 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, JOSEPH L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,805.32 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGI, JOSEPH W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $56,805.14 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIB, JASON A Employer name Niagara County Amount $56,805.09 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, HEATHER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,804.98 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, STEVEN B Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $56,804.54 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBERTY, DAVID T Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $56,804.49 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, LORI M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $56,804.48 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFFUTT, TRACY BURTON, III Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $56,804.48 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPERT, ROBERT J Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $56,804.26 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGAR, SASHENE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $56,803.98 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, VANESSA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,803.96 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, EILEEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,803.92 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOS, SHARON Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,803.63 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHOLDT, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,803.56 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, MARY E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $56,803.54 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, DOROTHY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,803.51 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DARRYL W Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $56,803.31 Date 10/29/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINTRAUB-LAUTERBACH, MARY P Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $56,803.28 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, ERIC J Employer name City of Albany Amount $56,803.21 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNOFSKY, ROSELYN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,802.98 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ANDREA C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,802.97 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, BRUGMAN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,802.68 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHARLENE M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $56,802.68 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHUNICKY, MARK F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,802.51 Date 11/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, JOSEPH V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,802.45 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, WILLIAM F Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $56,802.18 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Yates County Amount $56,801.46 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JOAN M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $56,801.06 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUHLAR, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,800.86 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, HELEN L Employer name Broome County Amount $56,800.60 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUAL, JESSICA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $56,800.52 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, COREY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $56,800.40 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLERVY, JACLYN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,800.25 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANTONETTE L Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $56,800.12 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMARI, KARYNE L Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $56,799.96 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, KIM L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,799.76 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, JOSEPH J Employer name Orange County Amount $56,799.74 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, DAVID S Employer name Town of Webb Amount $56,799.63 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARETT, CHRISTINE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,799.22 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, AMY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,799.13 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHARINE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,798.69 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, KARLYN N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,798.63 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BRITNEY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,798.57 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, AARON M Employer name Albany County Amount $56,798.35 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, JARED D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $56,798.22 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSON, JEFFREY G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $56,797.78 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-BEVERLY, WENDY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,797.51 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTOLANO, DEBORAH A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $56,797.37 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, PAULA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $56,797.25 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, SUSAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,797.00 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD-LAKE, KATHLEEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,797.00 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, RONALD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,797.00 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JEFFREY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,797.00 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBAULT, MIKE C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $56,796.79 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LYNN C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,796.64 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTSIV, YAROSLAV Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,796.50 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, CHARLES LEE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $56,796.44 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBEL, CHRISTINA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,796.21 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRICCHIO, GERALD Employer name Gordon Heights Fire District Amount $56,795.74 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, RAFAEL Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $56,795.35 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, LAURA A Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $56,795.04 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, DONN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,794.99 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORILAS, JEAN S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $56,794.98 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBENAU, VICKIE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,794.91 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WDZIECZAK-SMERING, EWA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,794.51 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRZELEC, AMY B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $56,794.51 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System