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 TAROLLI, JUDITH F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,868.34 Date 06/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, JEFFREY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,868.25 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVRINCIK, JOHN H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,868.17 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASBE, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $55,868.07 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CECELIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, JULIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, KAREN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, JEANNETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTI, CECELIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, JOAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, DAVID M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOURGOLA, KIM P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,868.00 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DEBORAH Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $55,867.90 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, PATRICK P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $55,867.52 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, THERESA C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $55,867.04 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTUSIS, JAMES Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $55,866.85 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADWAR, LINDA J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,866.70 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, JACQUELINE A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,866.68 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $55,866.52 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, CHERYL S Employer name Genesee County Amount $55,866.26 Date 09/30/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDI, MICHAEL C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $55,866.20 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKOLECA, STEVEN C Employer name Erie County Amount $55,865.83 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MIGUEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,865.62 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $55,865.56 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONUOHA, LIVIE O Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,865.56 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLME, MAUREEN J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $55,865.41 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMKO, DEBORAH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,865.23 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFEL, RAYMOND C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $55,865.23 Date 04/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, JOSHUA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,864.72 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, JANICE W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $55,864.58 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ROBIN D Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $55,864.50 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $55,864.49 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, DOROTHY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $55,864.22 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NODECKER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,864.10 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTET, TIMOTHY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $55,863.56 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOKIE, LELA K Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $55,863.51 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, JOHN E Employer name Seneca County Amount $55,863.49 Date 09/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, EDUARDO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $55,863.09 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PAULETTE Employer name Columbia County Amount $55,862.93 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ETHEL A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,862.54 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, JESUS, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,862.44 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JASON A Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,862.43 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, NICOLE J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $55,862.27 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, RENEE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,862.18 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRIAN T Employer name Yates County Amount $55,862.00 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $55,861.67 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, KAYLEY R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $55,861.65 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHAO, HONGWEI Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,861.54 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,861.47 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTEL, GRANT K Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $55,861.44 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RISE F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $55,861.41 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGG, CHRISTINE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $55,861.37 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEL BOINK, LINDA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,861.35 Date 09/01/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTOWAY, SHANNON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,861.22 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-LANCETTE, HEATHER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,861.22 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUBER, PATRICIA D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $55,861.08 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, PATRICIA D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,860.89 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARAVALLE, TARA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,860.66 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBIOLO, KARI ANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,859.96 Date 10/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Town of Malta Amount $55,859.69 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, LAURIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,859.60 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, MARK D Employer name Niagara County Amount $55,859.56 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBULSKE, EDWARD A Employer name Niagara County Amount $55,859.56 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENCHEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $55,859.44 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYHART, LAURA BARRON Employer name Wyoming County Amount $55,859.17 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFRATELLO, RACHEL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $55,859.08 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZQUIERDO, SELENA P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $55,859.01 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTY L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $55,858.93 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTURNER, JEAN Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $55,858.50 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCARIELLO, MICHELA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,858.28 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JASON R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,858.27 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPASSO, THOMAS E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $55,858.21 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, KYLE R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $55,857.89 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, TERRY K Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $55,857.82 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMKO, MICHAEL S Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $55,857.67 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER, TIMOTHY E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,857.60 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIBERT, ANDREA N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,857.45 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $55,857.35 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, LISA M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $55,857.33 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MYRA L Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $55,857.31 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDNAGLE, EDWIN F Employer name Steuben County Amount $55,857.14 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JASON G Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $55,856.90 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, SALVATORE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,856.88 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANDRE K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,856.80 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDAY, SARA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $55,856.65 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JULIO A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $55,856.58 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILG, EILEEN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $55,856.50 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, MICHAEL G Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $55,855.96 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, CASEY E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $55,855.79 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KEVIN V Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $55,855.25 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERS, JANET L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,855.03 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DENISE J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,854.86 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, DONNA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,854.68 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $55,854.48 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, ANGELA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $55,854.42 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDA, MARIA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,854.37 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, EDWARD A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $55,854.35 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, THOMAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,854.28 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, KAREN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,853.92 Date 01/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System