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 DIAZ, RENEE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAHOS, ADRIENN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIQUEZ, CRISTINA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPI, ROSEANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, SUSAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BIANCO, HEIDI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH-FABBRI, NANCY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTOSCIA, AILEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, JENNIFER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHOLK, DARLENE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TAMRA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABO, SCOTT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUHMACHER, KARA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,011.70 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MICHAEL P Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,011.53 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, JOHN E Employer name Madison County Amount $56,011.45 Date 09/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWAY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Warren County Amount $56,011.19 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCHALSKI, ANGELA L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $56,010.49 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRAD, JEFFREY R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,010.42 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, LENHARDT J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,010.39 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WILLIE L, JR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $56,010.35 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, TACOMA O Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $56,010.35 Date 10/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, EILEEN L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $56,010.31 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, VICKIE S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $56,009.96 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABB, EDWARD J Employer name City of Oneida Amount $56,009.65 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSHAM, ANDREA B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,009.63 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINNICI-KANE, FRANCES A Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $56,009.60 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUZI, ANNETTE M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $56,009.46 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, SIMONE I Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $56,008.94 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERDES, RHEA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,008.84 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, STARANN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $56,008.42 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, OHRINE E Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $56,008.39 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, DENNIS Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $56,008.19 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WAIN, JESSICA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,008.15 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, REBECCA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,008.12 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGALA, BRITNY G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $56,008.02 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Albany Amount $56,007.95 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Somerset Amount $56,007.85 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, BRIAN S Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,007.76 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $56,007.65 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSCOMB, WILLIAM N, JR Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $56,007.61 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $56,007.39 Date 12/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, JANE F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $56,007.39 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KIMBERLY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,007.07 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDEMI, JADE I Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,006.97 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNNMANN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $56,006.96 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, NANCY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,006.61 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVILLE, EUGENE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,006.31 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FERDINAND Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $56,006.14 Date 11/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JACQUELYN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,006.11 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,005.96 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARK A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $56,005.90 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, CYNTHIA J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $56,005.69 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, DIONNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,005.63 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, JOSE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,005.56 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUP, JAMES K Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $56,005.55 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHIGA, JEAN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $56,005.47 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, THOMAS J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,005.37 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID W Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $56,005.35 Date 07/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, SHEILA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $56,005.14 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUBIN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $56,005.10 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LEIGH B Employer name Village of Canton Amount $56,005.06 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSHAD, SHIVLI J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $56,005.00 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN P Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $56,004.81 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMITO, MARIANNE Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $56,004.79 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUTTADAURIA, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Gates Amount $56,004.58 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERNAN, RYAN M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $56,004.28 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUCHY, MICHAEL R T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,003.96 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONER, JUAN A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,003.79 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNAGLE, MARIEA V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,003.51 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, LINDSAY R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $56,003.45 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCA, KATHERINE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $56,003.19 Date 11/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFINI, SHARON Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $56,003.08 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, TERILEE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,002.98 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINO, CONNIE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,002.72 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHELLE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,002.52 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERROW, JEFFREY R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,002.30 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOFTELL, BRADLEY W Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $56,002.08 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, PADRAIC J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,001.78 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARYANNE L Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $56,001.63 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGLAR, KEVIN E, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,001.61 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLUDZINSKI, ERIC J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $56,001.41 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLINO, ANDREW A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $56,001.23 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, DANE H Employer name Village of West Carthage Amount $56,000.96 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUST, KELLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $56,000.93 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHIROVIC, HARIZ Employer name Broome County Amount $56,000.77 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVI, ANDLEEB Employer name New York Public Library Amount $56,000.76 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JESSICA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,000.74 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARILYN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $56,000.10 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, PAULA A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $56,000.10 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANE, SRIDHAR SHANKAR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $56,000.09 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDOCK, ERIC J Employer name Town of Spafford Amount $56,000.00 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAWN P Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $55,999.96 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERTH, PAULINE Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $55,999.82 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGEFORD, PAMELA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,999.82 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASO, PAUL Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $55,999.82 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, MICHAEL J, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,999.81 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,999.54 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNGE, THERESA C Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $55,999.41 Date 07/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System