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 PERINO, DEBORA A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $56,427.10 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIAN, ERIN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $56,426.72 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, PATTIANN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,426.59 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, MARY T Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $56,426.23 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGESS, MICHAEL T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $56,426.19 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, MELISSA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $56,425.33 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LISA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $56,425.33 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM E Employer name Education Department Amount $56,425.29 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JASON E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,425.19 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, SCOTT P E Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,425.19 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVERLY, LOUIS J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $56,425.15 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, COLEMAN J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $56,425.02 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOCK, KIMBERLY E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,425.00 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MONTE, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $56,424.69 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $56,424.32 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MATTHEW T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $56,423.94 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVE, THERESA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,423.56 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, FRANK E Employer name Riverhead Water District Amount $56,423.21 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILENSKY, MARGUERITE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $56,423.06 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIGENBAUM, LOIS G Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $56,422.75 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, SOPHIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,422.70 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, RILEY R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $56,422.39 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, TERRI M Employer name City of Olean Amount $56,422.35 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, PHILIP K Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $56,421.62 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, LAURA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $56,421.45 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, MAURA C Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $56,421.43 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TINA M Employer name Broome County Amount $56,421.28 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, SUZANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $56,421.23 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBB, ANDREW M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,421.01 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, JOHN W, JR Employer name Village of Chatham Amount $56,421.00 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSHEY, KELLY A Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,420.80 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, RICHARD A Employer name Lewis County Amount $56,420.50 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER-KOCAJ, RACHEL L Employer name Department of Law Amount $56,420.28 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $56,420.10 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, MICHAEL B Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $56,419.23 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, ANDREW C Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $56,419.09 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGIO, RACHEL Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,419.01 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANAKOS, LOUIS C Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $56,418.93 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIE, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $56,418.67 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBA, JANET E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,418.57 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, JOSEPH C Employer name Niagara County Amount $56,418.22 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, DAWN S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $56,418.12 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $56,417.81 Date 04/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ROBERT T Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $56,417.54 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, ALVARO E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,417.43 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CANDICE G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $56,417.13 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SONIA R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $56,417.13 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNACCHIO, ANTONINA V Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $56,416.72 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINISCH, LAUREN M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $56,416.72 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMUS, LORETTA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, PORFIRIO N Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELIS, DIANE E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, GARTH A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, LISA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, PATRICIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, NANCY Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSELLINO, BARBARA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $56,416.66 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NANCY A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $56,416.66 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MARGARET R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,416.66 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEIDRE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,416.66 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DANIEL J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $56,416.66 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, BETTY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $56,416.66 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMPKIN, MICHELLE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $56,416.66 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, JULIA F Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $56,416.66 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBAN, JOCELYN A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $56,416.66 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TAMMY V Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $56,416.66 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNT, MARY A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $56,416.66 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANKA, VICKI L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $56,416.66 Date 06/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BARBARA A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $56,416.66 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LYDIA R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $56,416.66 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACH, PATRICIA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $56,416.62 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, WILLIAM J, III Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $56,416.49 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $56,416.39 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, GLENN D Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $56,416.30 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $56,416.25 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, RYAN P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $56,416.11 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, GARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,416.02 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEGER, JANET C Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $56,415.99 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, DALE M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $56,415.92 Date 05/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIGLER, LAURIE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,415.91 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, RICHARD P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,415.81 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPKO, KARIN A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $56,415.74 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $56,415.71 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISSI, MARIA C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,415.46 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOJO , KYLE M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $56,415.32 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLI, JILL M Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $56,415.26 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSLAUER, JOSEPH J Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,415.16 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $56,415.02 Date 12/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MICHAEL A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $56,414.57 Date 03/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIMER, JANICE R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $56,414.43 Date 10/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BONNIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $56,414.36 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, LINDA L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $56,413.88 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SEAN R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $56,413.44 Date 12/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIESINGER, ANDREW D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $56,413.41 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, LENA Y Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $56,413.34 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKER, LILLIAN Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $56,413.32 Date 02/07/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATEK, JOSEPH M Employer name Erie County Amount $56,413.08 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, WILLIAM H Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $56,412.88 Date 01/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JOSHUA A F Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $56,412.85 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, KATHRYN R Employer name Education Department Amount $56,412.72 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System