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 SERVELLON, ROXANA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,709.22 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANT, DAVID C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $54,709.02 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $54,708.64 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATRO, JOSEPH F, JR Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $54,708.57 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, MATILDA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,708.31 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYDYCH, GERALYN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,708.09 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PAMELA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $54,707.39 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, WILLIAM J Employer name Clinton County Amount $54,707.39 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, KALA SEARS Employer name Jefferson County Amount $54,707.33 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARO, BROOK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,707.11 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JEREMY D Employer name Broome County Amount $54,706.80 Date 02/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADLE, WILLIAM K Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $54,706.75 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, MICHAEL W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,706.15 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCHLEWSKI, SUZANNE E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,706.07 Date 12/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUIE, MIRANDA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $54,705.83 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNARELLA, DANIELLE N Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $54,705.64 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ERIC M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $54,705.60 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, PATRICIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,705.28 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUZZI, SHELLEY A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $54,705.23 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,705.01 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCHER, CHRIS G Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $54,704.86 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USIAK, THOMAS J Employer name Broome County Amount $54,704.75 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, GAVIN T Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $54,704.58 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERRY L Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $54,704.00 Date 01/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOFORTE, STEVEN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $54,703.71 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBILARO, LUCILLE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $54,703.71 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, JASON M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,703.46 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVENDSEN, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $54,703.41 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, PATRICIA M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $54,703.41 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SHAWN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,702.96 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMBA, DONNA M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $54,702.90 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVERS, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $54,702.62 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE-WILLIAMS, BRIGITTE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,702.30 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCHI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $54,702.09 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LISA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,701.86 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MITCHELL D Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $54,701.47 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAWOTNIAK, STEPHEN J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $54,700.88 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREMP, JONATHON M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $54,700.69 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, LUIS G Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $54,700.62 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITER, DONNA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $54,700.50 Date 06/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOTT, JARED A Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $54,700.38 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, SARAH E Employer name City of Albany Amount $54,700.37 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLYZOES, MARIELLA T Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,700.36 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, DANA D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,700.27 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANICKDECKER, GRACE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,699.96 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHI, SUSEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,699.90 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, SELMA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $54,699.78 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, CAROL I Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $54,699.22 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPERMAN, MICHELLE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $54,699.19 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, MARTIN J Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $54,699.16 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, SUSAN H Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $54,699.13 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $54,698.93 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, DONALD J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $54,698.68 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DESIREE Employer name Orange County Amount $54,698.43 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCO, KAREN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,698.05 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, PATRICK Employer name Erie County Amount $54,697.82 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,697.67 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIN, AUDREY L Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $54,697.40 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, GREGORY W Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $54,697.36 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABOR, KATHLEEN S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,697.08 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $54,696.91 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULMI, DAVID F Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $54,696.90 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARFONE, LAURA A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $54,696.88 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, MADELINE R Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $54,696.59 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLGREN, KENNETH W, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $54,696.56 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALBET, JACQUES Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $54,696.55 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CYNTHIA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,695.73 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURBUSH, KELLY M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $54,695.63 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNE, GREGORY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,695.57 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,695.53 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, TENEILLE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,695.45 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TREMAINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,695.32 Date 02/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKACZ, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,695.15 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISAREK, MARIA C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,694.95 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, GWEN E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $54,694.86 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEL, STEPHANIE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,694.52 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, BARBARA Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $54,694.32 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUAMAH, RAHEEM S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $54,693.74 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, CHERYL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,693.62 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GERALD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $54,693.45 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, RITA J Employer name Erie County Amount $54,693.21 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $54,692.87 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARECCIA, RAFFAELA R Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $54,692.70 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVE, GARE C Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $54,692.62 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, HOLLY B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,692.36 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, NICHOLAS Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,692.33 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DAYANA Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,692.28 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTS, KATHY A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $54,691.90 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIOCCA, BARBARA Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $54,691.90 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLER, JEFFREY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,691.90 Date 10/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,691.90 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, AMY K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,691.90 Date 04/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, WILLIAM J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,691.90 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYWNA, MARK J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,691.90 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, KATHLEEN S Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $54,691.90 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECOLA, DAVID A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $54,691.90 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDAJUSTE, HERVEY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $54,691.86 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, LAURA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $54,691.64 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JAMES E Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $54,691.64 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSOR, ALYSSA C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,691.46 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System