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 ZUPANCIC, CARLA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $54,331.01 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, ZURI M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,330.94 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADJSTYLIANOS, JASON Z Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $54,330.70 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ALLISON L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,330.24 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, DOLORES P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,330.24 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,330.22 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHTOWER, STEVEN L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $54,330.18 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURWITZ, LEIGH V S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,329.95 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYE, MAXWELL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,329.87 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, YVETTE A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,329.81 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, FREDERICA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,329.22 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JAIME, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $54,329.21 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KIM M Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,329.16 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, LISA R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,328.87 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORLAND, WILLIAM H Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $54,328.74 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEASLEY, DOROTHY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,328.63 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Erie County Amount $54,328.34 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, AMOS Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $54,328.21 Date 07/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, OLIVER F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,327.12 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,326.33 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NISCO, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $54,326.33 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTO, KENNETH S Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $54,326.28 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLI, CLAIRE G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $54,326.06 Date 09/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, COLLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,326.06 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTOCCHIA, SANDRA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,326.05 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, PAULINE M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $54,325.82 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, RAHSAAN N Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,325.73 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, DANIEL D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,325.61 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, ROBERT C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $54,324.95 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEMACHER, SARAH B Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,324.81 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Gerry Amount $54,324.72 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,324.65 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILETTO, JAMES M, JR Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $54,324.28 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWAHIWE, EMEKA R Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $54,324.19 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKSZYWKA, RENEE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,324.11 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, MELISSA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $54,323.94 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOSCO, LANDON J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $54,323.66 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, BRIAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $54,323.39 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDER, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $54,323.06 Date 03/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ANDREW J, III Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $54,322.99 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, APRIL L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $54,322.25 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMES, NIK J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $54,322.08 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, EDWARD J Employer name Port Chester Housing Authority Amount $54,321.78 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVELLO, NICHOLAS A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $54,321.59 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOAK, LIZETTE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $54,321.01 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JONATHAN I Employer name Town of Islip Amount $54,320.80 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $54,320.65 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSANTE, ERIC M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $54,320.13 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANATO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $54,320.04 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, CASSANA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $54,319.92 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUMELIOTIS, ATHANASIA Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $54,319.83 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOSEPH K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,319.57 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ASCOLI, ROSEMARIE Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $54,319.35 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTULA, MARK E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $54,319.34 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKEL, LAURA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $54,319.23 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CARL L Employer name Cortland County Amount $54,319.02 Date 03/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRKANOVIC, EDIN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $54,318.97 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARLMAN, NANCY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,318.97 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRYBERRY, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,318.86 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, AARON M Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $54,318.84 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLE, DALYS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,318.70 Date 01/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATWORA, ANTOINETTE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,318.68 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERING, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Ontario County Amount $54,317.78 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, DOMINICK, JR Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $54,317.70 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARK A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,317.61 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPPEL, BARRY J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $54,317.56 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSALVES, THERESA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $54,317.34 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, ALEIA Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,316.97 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JUAN J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $54,316.89 Date 05/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, SHERRY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,316.65 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, SONYA L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $54,316.50 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JEFF M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $54,316.45 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATSYUK, LILIYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,316.14 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, ANTHONY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,316.02 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIELLO, MICHAEL V Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $54,316.00 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRENDA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,315.93 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, STEPHEN L Employer name Orange County Amount $54,315.59 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTANEN, MICHAEL A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $54,315.37 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, CHRISA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $54,315.26 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDY, KIMBERLY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,315.10 Date 02/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, FRANK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,314.99 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, RICHARD J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,314.82 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KRISTY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,314.61 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSHAW, LESSIE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,314.36 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, NEKESHA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,314.10 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORGE, JUDY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $54,313.94 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHELLE L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $54,313.80 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $54,313.78 Date 06/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, SALLY Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,313.62 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, HARVEY Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $54,313.45 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARO, TINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,313.36 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADARACCO, JENNIFER L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $54,313.31 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, BRIDGET E Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,313.12 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERATO, KYLE J Employer name Otsego County Amount $54,313.10 Date 08/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, TARA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,312.87 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, EVELYN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,312.75 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELLY, JAMES R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $54,312.62 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ANNIE L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $54,312.56 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, NANCY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $54,312.54 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVE A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $54,312.47 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System