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 CATALANO, RONALD A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,691.23 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, KELLI Y Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $54,691.01 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIAN, MARY K Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $54,690.95 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURABA, RONALD F Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,690.89 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLI, ANNA MARIE Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $54,690.81 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, VENICE A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,690.50 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETER, ENID Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $54,690.47 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, ARTHUR L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, KATHRYN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIH, SHABANA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTINARO, KEVIN F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, BRETON J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHAT, ATIQULLAH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDI, KAVITHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIGE, MICHAEL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, MICHOL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,690.39 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, DIANA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,690.39 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, LI Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,690.39 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREND, CYNTHIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,690.39 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, EMILY R Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $54,690.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, RICHARD J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,690.29 Date 03/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $54,690.19 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, JOHN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $54,690.03 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERA, ADRIANA M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $54,689.88 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER-SAUNDERS, LA TONYA R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $54,689.28 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, MICHAEL E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,689.16 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $54,688.77 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMOT BAKER, MARGARET Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,688.68 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNELL, ROSS H Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $54,688.34 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, GUIRMY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,688.29 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, PAUL Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $54,688.13 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOZIER, VANITA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,687.93 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JEANESSA R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $54,687.89 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, ARNOLD A, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $54,687.44 Date 04/02/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ERIC R Employer name Otsego County Amount $54,687.36 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, BOBBY G Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $54,687.12 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIAL, PATRICK F Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $54,687.06 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, WILLIAM E Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,686.76 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, MITCHELL S, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $54,686.37 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITA, DAWN C Employer name Broome County Amount $54,686.31 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDOX, SABRENA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $54,686.14 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, AMANDA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $54,686.11 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, RAFAEL A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $54,686.11 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENCI, MARIA E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $54,685.86 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEGIE, MARK J Employer name Village of Menands Amount $54,685.86 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUBB, DAVID W Employer name Chemung County Amount $54,685.69 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $54,685.46 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, KAREN L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,684.94 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, SEAN P Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $54,684.86 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAFFEL, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,684.61 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUFANT, BENTON S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $54,684.41 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO-RUSHFORD, MARISSA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $54,684.34 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT MCINTOSH, BRENDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,684.32 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BLAIR E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $54,684.24 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, DIANA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,684.12 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVENGA, MARIANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $54,684.02 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARIELLO, ANTONINA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $54,684.02 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRELL, COREY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,683.92 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEAL, ROBERT D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $54,683.80 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCOT, HENRY K Employer name City of Elmira Amount $54,683.78 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHEILA Y Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,683.75 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOUZIAS, CHRISTOS S Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $54,683.53 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, DENISE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,683.48 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $54,683.43 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSUFI, AHMAD Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $54,683.06 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLOUGHY, SUSAN A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $54,683.01 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $54,682.72 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEKMORE, MARION S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,682.36 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPAL, ALESSANDRA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,682.27 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURA, MAGDALENA K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,682.26 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, YVONNE K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,681.75 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIER, MICHAEL A Employer name Livingston County Amount $54,681.39 Date 08/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, ROBERTA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,681.30 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLSTENHOLME, ERIC L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $54,681.08 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZYNSKI, KRYSTAL L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $54,681.07 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOVA, ALLA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,680.89 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, SHIRLEE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,680.80 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAPHY, ANDREW Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $54,680.69 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TAMMY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,680.66 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $54,680.47 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GRAZIA, JASON C Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $54,680.00 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEHL, JASON R Employer name Town of Trenton Amount $54,679.90 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAZOWSKI, BRYAN D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $54,679.69 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERIZIOTIS, KYRIAKOS N Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,679.25 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES, NICOLE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $54,679.16 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, FREDDIE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $54,679.03 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, JENNA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $54,679.02 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALFON, JULIE A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $54,678.94 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, SHIRLEY L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $54,678.92 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBANO, BRANDON P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,678.69 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TYJUANA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $54,678.42 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETLAND, GEORGE J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $54,678.08 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUEST, SHEILA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $54,678.04 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $54,677.95 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELMAN, ERIKA B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,677.86 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TOCARRA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,677.84 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, KADEE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,677.64 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARVA, VINCENT J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,677.62 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $54,677.18 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNY, SARAH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,676.99 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System