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 AARON, CHLORINE V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,809.40 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, PATRICIA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,809.18 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHKER, JUSTIN R Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $55,808.19 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, MICHAEL E Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $55,807.96 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, ALICIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,807.89 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SANAYA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $55,807.89 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMES T Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $55,807.75 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $55,807.69 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, TIMMY P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $55,807.61 Date 06/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BARBARA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,807.60 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHELL, MARGARET M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $55,807.52 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHICHIO, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $55,807.36 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSHIN, TANYA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $55,807.25 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEHART, MICHAEL T Employer name Ontario County Amount $55,807.09 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, VALERIE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,806.87 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, CATHLEEN D Employer name Erie County Amount $55,806.42 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, NICOLE R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $55,806.31 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, SHEILAH A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $55,806.20 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $55,806.03 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFEY, THEODORE A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $55,805.78 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASCHIELLO, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $55,805.61 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, ROY E Employer name Greene County Amount $55,805.59 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAND, WILLIAM J Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $55,805.59 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGER, ROBERT C, III Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $55,805.55 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, STEPHEN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $55,805.40 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, NADINE P Employer name Orleans County Amount $55,805.20 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMER, JEAN R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,805.20 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WILLIE A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $55,804.84 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, KENNETH Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $55,804.84 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, RICHARD W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $55,804.73 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIERRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $55,804.51 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE-BEDRIN, VICTORIA C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $55,804.25 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOSEPH Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $55,803.69 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, GABRIEL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,803.55 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MARGARET H Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $55,803.02 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKORSKI, MICHELE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $55,802.86 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEELS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $55,802.86 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPARD, AMY W Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $55,802.73 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABBAT, KETELLE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,802.58 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTUFALE, BUKKY Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $55,802.57 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, MARGARITA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,802.50 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, GREGORY E Employer name Village of Chaumont Amount $55,802.48 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINO, DAWN-MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,802.24 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIPUR, BEATRICE H Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $55,802.21 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE WALLE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $55,801.85 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCELON, PAUL R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $55,801.71 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEREO, LUCILLE T Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $55,801.71 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INDOE, DEBRA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,801.67 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, ZACHARY C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,801.44 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, THOMAS J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $55,801.21 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINAROWSKI, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $55,800.97 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANESTRARE, FLOREEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,800.96 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, HENRY Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $55,800.88 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, MICHAEL R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $55,800.68 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODE, BARBARA W Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $55,800.63 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, REINE Employer name Ulster County Amount $55,800.57 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DENNIS Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,800.31 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Addison Amount $55,800.20 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, PENNY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,799.90 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNTUNEN, DEREK F Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $55,799.59 Date 02/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCA, MARIA T Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $55,799.46 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, MARK A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $55,799.45 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, NATALYA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,799.44 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, JULIE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,799.37 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKETT, JOHN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,799.29 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SHARISSE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,799.12 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LORRAINE Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $55,799.05 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERLE, EVAN M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $55,798.99 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, DANIEL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $55,798.95 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENZFEIER, KEVIN J Employer name Department of State Amount $55,798.83 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, RONDA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $55,798.58 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GEORGE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,798.57 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHARI, ESTRELLA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,798.43 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHAWN T Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $55,796.89 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LISA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $55,796.77 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHANTINA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $55,796.67 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITENKO, POLINA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $55,796.21 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSHAK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $55,796.10 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSTELL, PAMELA D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $55,795.97 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDWELL, HAROLD S Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $55,795.93 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ANDREW T Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $55,795.85 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORIE, SUZANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,795.58 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, SHANTESE Q Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,795.38 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, DARWIN M, JR Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $55,795.09 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDRASHEKHAR, DHAMESH K Employer name Westchester County Amount $55,795.05 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUCCI, GLORIA G Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $55,795.00 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, CARLOS H Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $55,794.91 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, STEVE C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,794.91 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONT, DOMINIC J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $55,794.91 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, KENNETH C, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $55,794.91 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $55,794.91 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIOTI, MARY C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $55,794.88 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASILOTTI, KATHRYN L Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $55,794.80 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $55,794.66 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, DAVID A, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $55,794.44 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JENNIFER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,794.26 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, JOSEPH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,794.23 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRBIGLIA, MICHAEL V Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,793.94 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, GINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,793.79 Date 05/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINI, ENRICO, JR Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $55,793.57 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System