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 GREEN, EMILIA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,542.71 Date 03/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, CHARLES A, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $56,542.48 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, PEGGY Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $56,542.47 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROFFEL, LINDA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,542.45 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, STEPHEN F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,541.87 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, HAZEL C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $56,541.85 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, ELAINE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,541.75 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, FRANK P, JR Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $56,541.58 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KEVIN Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $56,541.37 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREMISIO, LISA I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,541.17 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, DANIEL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,540.91 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSSEAU, ADRIENNE Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $56,540.63 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, BRYAN R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $56,540.36 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURETTI, KATIE G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $56,540.31 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, SUSAN N Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,540.25 Date 08/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNA, JONATHAN C, JR Employer name Town of Webster Amount $56,539.83 Date 02/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENOT, CLAUDETTE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,539.79 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILVENTON, KELLY P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,539.79 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIA-POMPEY, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,539.79 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MICHELE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $56,539.79 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, EDWARD C Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $56,539.75 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, JUSTIN R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $56,539.21 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLE, MELISSA A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $56,539.18 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN LEUVAN, LOUISE A Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $56,539.13 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARGARITA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $56,539.08 Date 03/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ARIANA L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,538.94 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOHN R Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $56,538.52 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFF, DEBRA S Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $56,538.46 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, JUSTIN T Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $56,538.43 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZMAN, NATHAN E Employer name Broome County Amount $56,538.32 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTO, MARIA F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,538.16 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JILL A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $56,538.06 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, VALERIE M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $56,538.04 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYKOWSKI, ANDRZEJ Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $56,537.78 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RYAN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,537.76 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, ROSEMARY A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $56,537.37 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINELLI, JODY L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $56,537.09 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ALAN O Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $56,537.02 Date 03/08/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, STEVEN Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,537.00 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $56,536.43 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSHARM, BRUCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $56,536.26 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, SANDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,535.99 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULAWSKI, DALE D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,535.59 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTELL, MARIANNE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $56,535.20 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSITO, STACEY A Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $56,535.20 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, AMY M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $56,534.71 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, JULIA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,534.64 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PENNY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,534.57 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, RYAN M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $56,534.45 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MAY, JAMES A Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $56,534.27 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWOOD, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $56,533.58 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBRELEN, CAROL V Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $56,533.27 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-MAHABIR, DIANE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,533.05 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLADAY, ALLEN Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,531.96 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, NOREEN Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $56,531.93 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, FELIX Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $56,531.92 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, WILFREDO Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $56,531.92 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LAWRENCE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $56,531.47 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ANTONIO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,531.22 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, NICOLE G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,531.16 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHL, JAMES F Employer name Town of Evans Amount $56,531.15 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDEL, CRAIG L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,531.14 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGKINS, THOMAS W Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $56,530.73 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JEANNIE D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,530.72 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RAYMOND G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,530.38 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, DEIRDRE A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $56,530.06 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MONACO, CONSTANCE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $56,530.00 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWABLE, AARON L Employer name Town of Pembroke Amount $56,529.95 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, JAMES W, JR Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,529.46 Date 11/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, GENE F Employer name Village of Phelps Amount $56,528.82 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA-SMITH, LUANN Employer name Erie County Amount $56,528.68 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, MARGARET Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $56,528.47 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GEORGE A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $56,528.32 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMICK, ROXANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,527.90 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JUDITH Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,527.20 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, RACHEL N Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $56,527.15 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MELVIN DANIEL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $56,527.00 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUBEAUD, KRISTINA M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $56,526.52 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, GEORGE P, JR Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $56,526.38 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLER, MICHAEL S Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $56,526.09 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DONNA L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $56,525.99 Date 11/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, AMY M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $56,525.86 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNAC, VENITE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,525.75 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMAN, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,525.55 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOT, MICHELE H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,525.52 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEVESON, GEORGE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,524.65 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATAFORA-DI CIO, STACIE L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,524.42 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEON, DIANE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,524.31 Date 09/06/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, JULIET V Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,524.12 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREANI, MICHAEL J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,524.00 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKOS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $56,523.87 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JEFFREY L Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $56,523.74 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIKLAVA, THOMAS Employer name Smithtown Fire District Amount $56,523.47 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROSA, MARIA Employer name Greene County Amount $56,523.41 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, SHANNON J Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $56,523.27 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, JEANNE T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $56,522.85 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATSORIS, JENNIFER M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $56,522.82 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLSON, NICOLE T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,522.81 Date 11/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SONIA D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,522.68 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOK, ROBYN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,522.55 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System