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 GREENE, KEVIN M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $56,522.25 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, SUSANNE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $56,522.19 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MARTIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,522.12 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENZA, DENISE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $56,521.99 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, ANN MARIE C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $56,521.96 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKEMAN, COLLEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,521.93 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, DEBRA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,521.91 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,521.50 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURRIERI, ANTHONY J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,521.19 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, SANDRA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $56,520.79 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, EDWARD E Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $56,520.67 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, NICOLE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,520.11 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUREICK, ANTHONY F Employer name Islip Resource Recovery Agcy Amount $56,520.09 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, STACIA N Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $56,520.00 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTANZIO, FRANK P Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $56,519.82 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITNER, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,519.78 Date 03/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAXUM, ANIKA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $56,519.59 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KYLE D Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $56,519.57 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASS, JOHN-JAY O Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $56,519.38 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, ALICIA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,519.33 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARUTA, SCOTT E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $56,519.23 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MISAEL A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,519.19 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, RENEE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $56,519.04 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, KELLY M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $56,518.71 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, GAIL D Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $56,518.71 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSAIN, MASUM Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,518.43 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJEHOWSKI, KATHLEEN S Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $56,518.40 Date 03/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODAR, LUIS A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $56,518.36 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COE, ROBERT N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,518.19 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, GARY A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $56,518.17 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBRA, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $56,518.04 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPSKI-O'GRADY, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,518.00 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SUSANNE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,518.00 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, MARY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,518.00 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, SHARON Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,517.97 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LINDA P Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $56,517.85 Date 10/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LORETTA Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $56,517.84 Date 05/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, EDUARDO Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $56,517.84 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $56,517.83 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DORETHA Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $56,517.82 Date 06/23/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JOHN R Employer name Oswego County Amount $56,517.81 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLER, JOHN H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,517.67 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMARDER, ROBERT W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,517.12 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, SCOTT R Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $56,517.01 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DOUGLAS J Employer name Village of Little Valley Amount $56,517.00 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JOHN A, II Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,516.90 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFEL, PAULA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $56,516.72 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUSO, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Lattingtown Amount $56,516.72 Date 09/12/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDAJEK, SARAH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,516.71 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DIANE K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $56,516.53 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, ROBERTA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,516.18 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, ANA I Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $56,516.16 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMAN, DAVID M Employer name City of Geneva Amount $56,515.97 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITZ, ROBERT M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $56,515.96 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULQUEEN, DEBRA A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $56,515.68 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, HEATHER M Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,515.66 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNONE, JARROD I Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,515.56 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, OLIVER J, JR Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $56,515.27 Date 09/09/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPEL, STEVEN R Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $56,514.96 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, MICHAEL E Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $56,514.86 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCK, BRIAN L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $56,514.78 Date 04/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RANDY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $56,514.75 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, JOHN M, JR Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $56,514.66 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, JONI L Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,514.57 Date 03/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,514.49 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONEMAN, DANIELLE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,514.49 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, OLIVIA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $56,514.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEZKY, ERIC M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $56,513.59 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES W Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $56,513.37 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUJNOWSKI, MONICA J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $56,513.35 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLING, KIM D Employer name Village of Port Dickinson Amount $56,513.23 Date 08/13/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZEK, MICHAEL E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $56,512.97 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASI, MARIE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $56,512.95 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, SHELIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,512.83 Date 08/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZ, GLENN R Employer name Village of Depew Amount $56,512.65 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, JOSEPH R Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $56,512.56 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, MICHELE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,512.29 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSELMAN, ANDREW K Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $56,512.26 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKATS, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,512.24 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ANITA M Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $56,512.20 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, RICHARD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,512.18 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, ANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $56,512.07 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDERS, GARY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,512.04 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TINA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,511.98 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGEN, ROSE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,511.76 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNOCCHI, TIMOTHY S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $56,511.67 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DAVID W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $56,511.25 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, DOUGLAS J Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $56,511.12 Date 12/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGANTI, VINCENT W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $56,510.84 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICARD, ERIC M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $56,510.73 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, RICHARD M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,510.38 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, LAURA A Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $56,510.34 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, STACEY M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $56,510.19 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, DARIELA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $56,509.59 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGETTA, JOSEPH A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $56,509.49 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, KEITH B Employer name Delaware County Amount $56,509.47 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLOW, JOAN M Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $56,509.37 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BUTTGEREIT, JASON E Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $56,509.30 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, RONALD J Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $56,509.02 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHRET, ELIZABETH A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $56,508.95 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System