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 NALLS, HAROLD H Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $55,221.25 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAGE, JOHN J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $55,221.23 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIESON, MARY Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $55,221.21 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FONCE, SUE Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $55,221.07 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARGARET Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $55,221.04 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIA, ZACKERY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $55,220.77 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,220.69 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TANYA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $55,220.55 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, BARBARA A Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $55,220.21 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SHEILA F Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $55,220.11 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, MICHAEL E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,220.06 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUESING, KAREN A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $55,220.05 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK, GREGG A Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $55,219.64 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,219.58 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRICK, CAROLYN K Employer name Education Department Amount $55,219.29 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDER, DEVIN R Employer name Education Department Amount $55,219.29 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBRO, MEGAN B Employer name Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Lib Sys Amount $55,219.08 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, CATHERINE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $55,218.98 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANSLOW, DOROTHY S Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $55,218.91 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOFF, NOREEN C Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $55,218.73 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SUSAN Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $55,218.49 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELARDI, JUDITH A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $55,217.99 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARJORIE A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,217.50 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUNTA, ANTHONY M Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $55,216.98 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NIRO, KAREN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $55,216.56 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBLANCO, HOLLY F Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $55,216.54 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATARO, CATHERINE Employer name Rockland County Amount $55,216.41 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICKINGER, MARK A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $55,216.05 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, MARK D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,215.70 Date 02/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $55,215.52 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, KIMBERLY A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $55,215.42 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWARDS, DALE L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $55,215.40 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CAROL A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $55,215.40 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, RALF P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $55,215.29 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODSKI, DOUGLAS D Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $55,215.23 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLERPHON, CINDY Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $55,215.02 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METJAHIC, ELVIR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,214.96 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISKOVICH, LAUREN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $55,214.76 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEUKELAAR, KEITH D Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $55,214.65 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEHLER, RUSSELL S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,214.24 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MALCOLM D Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $55,214.20 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TAMEIKA Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $55,214.17 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CARLTON A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $55,213.93 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGAN, JULIE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,213.67 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOY H Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $55,213.56 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, GLENN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $55,213.56 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOSEPH T Employer name Columbia County Amount $55,213.54 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, NATHAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $55,213.40 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, LAURIE J Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,212.79 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCINI, LAURIE T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,212.55 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARINI, ELISE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,212.26 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,211.99 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $55,211.98 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, PAUL E Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $55,211.66 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELOWSKI, LOU ANN F Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,211.43 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CHARLES W Employer name Medina CSD Amount $55,211.31 Date 09/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, DOUGLAS F Employer name Madison County Amount $55,210.87 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $55,210.65 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,210.53 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEBOAH, PETER K Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $55,210.48 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIHEIT, COLLEEN S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $55,210.38 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KEVIN H Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $55,210.03 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEN-AIME, JEAN CLAUDE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,209.93 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKEY, CARLETON J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,209.73 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KIM A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,209.66 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROIO, DENNIS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,209.60 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMMO, JORDAN P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,209.50 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JESSENIA Employer name Erie County Amount $55,209.45 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NORMAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $55,209.30 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL H Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $55,209.27 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIRSKI, LARISSA D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $55,208.93 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILDUFF, LIAM I Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $55,207.99 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALHANTE, DEBRA C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $55,207.98 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DANIEL Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,207.65 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, MARK C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $55,207.55 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MATTHEW W Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $55,207.46 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOIS, DOROTA E Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $55,207.41 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHUS-GIALAMAS, DEBORAH M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,207.31 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GODOY, YULIMA Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $55,207.06 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, NICOLE B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $55,207.06 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, CHERON Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $55,207.06 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWALD, ANN MARIE C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $55,207.06 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANBERG, SANDRA E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $55,207.06 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, JESSE P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $55,207.02 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRETTE, REGINE Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $55,206.90 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, JOAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,206.38 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINE, RONALD L, II Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $55,206.27 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACCOLA, MARIE C Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $55,206.17 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDA, LORISSA A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $55,205.72 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATMAN, HELANNA G Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,205.64 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTALONE, PAUL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $55,205.58 Date 04/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, LOREN I Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $55,205.09 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, JEFFREY H Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $55,204.85 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSIC, NATHANIEL C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,204.56 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECOMTE, SHANNON E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $55,204.24 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, HANNA C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $55,204.18 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, TERRANCE M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $55,203.74 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAS, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $55,203.67 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSBURY, BARBARA J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $55,203.56 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, JEFFREY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $55,203.39 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System