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 LEVEILLE, CHENIER P Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $55,991.76 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKRIDGE, WILLIAM Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,991.56 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, JASON D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $55,991.50 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPOLI, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $55,991.30 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, HAROLD D Employer name Village of Ellicottville Amount $55,991.23 Date 01/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JOSEPH Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $55,991.21 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKO, MICHAEL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,991.19 Date 01/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGS, ANTWAN K, SR Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $55,991.14 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSON, ANDREW R Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $55,991.09 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINDLE, KERI L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,990.98 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMO, DONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $55,990.83 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHNAN, ROBERTA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $55,990.78 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDY, JESSE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $55,990.73 Date 11/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOM, CREIGHTON G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,990.30 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JEFFREY T Employer name Education Department Amount $55,990.30 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCHIARELLI, DOROTHY A Employer name Department of State Amount $55,990.30 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, JASARA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $55,990.30 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERICH, KRISTINE C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $55,990.30 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, KRISTEN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $55,990.12 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYA-MALLORY, TRINA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $55,990.06 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTANDREA, VERONICA S Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $55,990.01 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, ROY W Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $55,989.72 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCOCK, ROSEMARY M Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $55,989.45 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASZCZAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $55,989.40 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, LORI ANN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,989.20 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANJUGI, PAULINE W Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,989.10 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHAUS, DONIEL E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,988.63 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JACQUELYN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $55,988.45 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTY, MARK A Employer name Town of Bath Amount $55,988.13 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUISCH, FRANK R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $55,987.86 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KENNETH B Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $55,987.80 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, CAROLYN P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $55,987.70 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYER, LUCAS J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $55,987.63 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, LISA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,987.17 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, GLORIA Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $55,987.11 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ANDREA L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $55,986.76 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMSTAD, SCOTT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $55,986.46 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,986.46 Date 03/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, SANDRA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,986.46 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ALICIA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,986.42 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MARTHA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,986.42 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBERNARDO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,986.41 Date 03/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, HEATHER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,986.37 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, TIMOTHY W Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $55,986.23 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, JOSUE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,986.12 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CATHERINE J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $55,985.95 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, ANDREW C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $55,985.86 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMPP, GLEN F Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $55,985.85 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERGER, LISA A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $55,985.70 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KATIE M Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $55,985.20 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLER, REYNESHA T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $55,985.13 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, AARON D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,985.07 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, DANIEL P Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $55,984.92 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOREST, KATHRYN M Employer name Essex County Amount $55,984.78 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, BARBARA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,983.99 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DAVID Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $55,983.80 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, JULIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,983.74 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DIANE M Employer name Village of Victor Amount $55,983.62 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETLOCK, GAIL Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $55,983.57 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANNETTE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,983.56 Date 01/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSITER, KERRI E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,983.47 Date 04/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, MICHAEL R Employer name Washington County Amount $55,983.42 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SARA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,983.30 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KISHA M Employer name Greenburgh Housing Authority Amount $55,983.17 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, PATRICK E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $55,983.00 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, JOSEPH A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $55,982.79 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KIM MARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $55,982.64 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIMIAN, KEVIN R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $55,982.16 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAM, SHAKUNTALA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,982.06 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, ROVINA D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $55,981.90 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Hopewell Amount $55,981.88 Date 05/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ELIZABETH Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $55,981.84 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVADIO, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $55,981.75 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC COLL, IAN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,981.50 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVARES, LUIS M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $55,981.48 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JENNIFER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $55,981.40 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWS, LATOYA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $55,981.37 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEPIAN, RENEE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $55,980.99 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, GREGORY D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $55,980.97 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, TIFFANY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,980.95 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,980.92 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEVE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,980.76 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, AMY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,980.53 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LAURA B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $55,980.44 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,980.22 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESS, ROBERT P Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,979.91 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, TERRENCE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,979.75 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, JUDITH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,979.70 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, TRACY A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $55,979.60 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, KAREN E Employer name Erie County Amount $55,979.46 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZARRO, GENNARO P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $55,979.42 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, JENNIFER A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $55,979.40 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LAURA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $55,979.32 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNKAMP, MEAGAN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,979.08 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SHAWN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $55,979.03 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, SHERRY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $55,978.91 Date 08/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, LUIS I Employer name Erie County Amount $55,978.85 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $55,978.68 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLEY, TAMARA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,978.67 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERGEL, MARY JANE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $55,978.67 Date 04/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System