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 ANANY, ANNMARIE Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $56,661.16 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, ALLISON J Employer name Chemung County Amount $56,661.03 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $56,660.80 Date 05/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEVO, JESICA L Employer name Madison County Amount $56,660.75 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, CHRISTINA L Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $56,660.54 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMAR, LESLIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,660.09 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, CAROL L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $56,659.78 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, LAWRENCE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $56,659.59 Date 11/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, SAMANTHA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,659.55 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CASEY S Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $56,659.54 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, GLENN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,659.34 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, DENNIS W M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,659.28 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, JOHN B Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $56,659.25 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGLE, NATASHA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,658.95 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRIENTO, MARIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,658.85 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBLAUCH, CAROLINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,658.05 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECKENSTEIN, DEBRA A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $56,657.81 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAURO, REGINA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,657.80 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVIE, JOSEPH S Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $56,657.64 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAF, DARREN S Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $56,657.60 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAKIN, WILLIAM W Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,657.36 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, RAYMOND J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $56,657.29 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKMAN, DAVID S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,657.19 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCHELLE, YVES M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,656.86 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSETTE, KELLY J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $56,656.54 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, CAROLINE H Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $56,656.52 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIERS, CRAIG S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $56,656.49 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DEBORAH A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $56,656.49 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESHIRE, ROBERT W Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $56,656.41 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AMBURG, THOMAS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $56,656.11 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTMANN, DEREK E Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $56,655.88 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, MARK R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $56,655.60 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, VALERIE Employer name Highland CSD Amount $56,655.53 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALL, BRYAN D Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,655.39 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Olive Amount $56,655.21 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KAREN E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $56,655.09 Date 09/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRES, JAMEL R Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $56,654.89 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCKOWIAK, DONALD Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $56,654.73 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, JOEY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,654.58 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, JAY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $56,654.26 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, ZACHARY A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $56,654.10 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KATIE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,653.98 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MELISSA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $56,653.79 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $56,653.54 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,653.51 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,653.05 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,653.04 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, TODD M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,652.43 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, LORI A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $56,652.04 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWN, RICKY J Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $56,651.98 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGSTEIN, KRISTY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,651.96 Date 01/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, KULJIT Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,651.76 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUI, MARK A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $56,651.59 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRUCE D Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $56,651.49 Date 07/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, ANTHONY O Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $56,651.47 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMISANO, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $56,651.21 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREICHLER, DIANE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,650.97 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, PAMELA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,650.90 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, BRIDGETTE L Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $56,650.58 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTMAN, FRANCES Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $56,650.57 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLS, LYLA J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $56,650.50 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIE, NATHAN K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,650.43 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, CAL L Employer name Town of Yates Amount $56,650.35 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MAGGIE Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,650.08 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HEATHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $56,649.96 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, JOHN A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $56,649.84 Date 06/06/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SHAWN T Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $56,649.65 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KEVIN C Employer name Erie County Amount $56,649.29 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $56,649.28 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, ROSEMARIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,649.05 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAFARD, LORI J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,648.87 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELDER, MILDRED R Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $56,648.61 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, RICHARD, JR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $56,648.38 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER, DYANE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,648.14 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEX, MARY E Employer name Town of Washington Amount $56,648.04 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SCALA, DAWN P Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $56,647.84 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, REBECCA Employer name Wayne County Amount $56,647.09 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, BRENDON Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $56,646.79 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, KRISTY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,646.77 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, ALYCE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,646.40 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCKEMUS, ROBERT A Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,645.97 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANZILE, CODI N Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $56,645.91 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOU, NADYA I Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,645.87 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, JARROD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $56,645.51 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, GARY J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $56,645.49 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $56,645.33 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKE, MARLENA Employer name Education Department Amount $56,645.29 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, LUCINDA Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $56,645.22 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, WILLIAM P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,645.02 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRALES, NELSON Employer name Town of Greece Amount $56,644.88 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADUSEI, ADWOA S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,644.83 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, PHILLIP M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $56,644.07 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, PATRICIA J Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $56,644.00 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, PATRICK G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $56,643.92 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JANELLE N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,643.83 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, GEORGE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $56,643.76 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVASTIAN, WALTER R Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $56,643.36 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINS, RICHARD E Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,643.13 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATRICE C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $56,642.84 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLER, LORI L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $56,642.69 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System