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 WRIGHT, SHERRON M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,626.14 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, MICHELLE A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $55,625.75 Date 07/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ROBIN L Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $55,625.56 Date 07/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAUTTI, CASEY C Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $55,625.13 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LANGDON J Employer name Steuben County Amount $55,625.02 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, EDWARD T Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $55,624.83 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, NYOKA V Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $55,624.82 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,624.78 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAPACH, JOANN F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,624.18 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SUZANNE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $55,624.05 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUCKER, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $55,623.29 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARA, NICOLE K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $55,623.08 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROLAND S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $55,622.89 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST, CANEI D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,622.14 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRANDON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,621.86 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACAGNINA, JACOB G Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $55,621.85 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATENAUDE, MARY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,621.77 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFIN, KATHLEEN V Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $55,621.59 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, DELLOUISE Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $55,621.49 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKUTAVICIUS, SUSAN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,621.29 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, STACEY E Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $55,621.21 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, ROBERT S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,621.17 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLMAN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $55,621.07 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORHAM, ROBERT A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,620.84 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,620.77 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANTE, JELLANA J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,620.70 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDSTROM, ARTHUR R Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $55,620.52 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, LINDA C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $55,620.51 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, REGINA L Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $55,620.50 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSSO, MARC P Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $55,620.39 Date 11/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMAURA, JASON T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,620.28 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, ROBERT M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $55,620.24 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, YOLANDA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,620.23 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSKI, CHASA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,620.20 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, BETH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,620.16 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KYLE T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $55,619.85 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKHOUSE, PETER E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $55,619.62 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUSAN M, MRS Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $55,619.36 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUGEBAUER, GREG H Employer name Sullivan County Amount $55,619.02 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, LINDA Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $55,618.98 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, RICHARD L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $55,618.75 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, TAMMY L Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $55,618.74 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, SHANE E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $55,618.67 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENGLER, JOSHUA E Employer name Erie County Amount $55,618.65 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, SONIA B Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,618.56 Date 02/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HEATHER M Employer name Chenango County Amount $55,618.51 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCTAMAR, JASMINE E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $55,618.42 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNEY, REBECCA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,618.21 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSKI, KERRY A Employer name Town of Elma Amount $55,618.03 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CARLOS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,617.83 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARCIE D Employer name Putnam County Amount $55,617.78 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, SUZANNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $55,617.73 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESHAIES, PATRICK J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $55,617.72 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARK E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $55,617.16 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, STEPHEN C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $55,617.09 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, ROBERT E Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $55,617.06 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TYLER J Employer name Albany County Amount $55,616.89 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, RYAN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,616.76 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, JEAN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,616.74 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUITRAGO, OSCAR N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $55,616.46 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, BRUCE T Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $55,616.20 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, SALLY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,615.87 Date 04/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $55,615.74 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JULIA E Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $55,615.64 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINO, ROBERT J Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,615.63 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMOND, IRA E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,615.47 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TYLER F Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $55,615.25 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLACK, KAREN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $55,615.11 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTORINO, MICHELLE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $55,615.11 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ASHLEY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,615.10 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KIMILY A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $55,614.69 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PHYLLIS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,614.27 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARK H Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $55,614.26 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJA, MANUEL, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $55,613.59 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, COURTNEY J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $55,613.45 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANN-NKRUMAH, LINDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,613.01 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, JEFFREY H Employer name Village of Newark Amount $55,612.64 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, SUSAN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $55,612.63 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, BILLIE JO Employer name Corning Community College Amount $55,612.60 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TILMAN A Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $55,612.51 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, JOHN C, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,612.38 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, PATRICIA J Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $55,612.24 Date 08/05/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, CHARLES J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $55,611.97 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, BASILIO Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $55,611.83 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,611.67 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,611.67 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOLO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,611.47 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISNOR-PITCHER, ALISON M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $55,611.24 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZZITTA, ALAN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $55,610.84 Date 09/23/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHAMDHERE, HIMANSHU R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,610.63 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CONNIE C Employer name Yates County Amount $55,610.59 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JOHN T, III Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $55,610.52 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGE, SEAN F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $55,610.42 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELS, MAUREEN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,610.37 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHMAN, SANDI Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $55,610.22 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, PATRICK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,610.21 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, SEAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,610.21 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, JOHN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $55,610.21 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JAMES F Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $55,610.21 Date 03/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, GAIL T Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $55,610.13 Date 12/02/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System