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 PLOOF, JUSTIN F Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $54,075.95 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, MICHELLE J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,075.81 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, KARL T Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $54,075.66 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $54,075.33 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,075.30 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUH, KATHERINE B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,075.26 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBACH, THOMAS H Employer name Lewis County Amount $54,075.21 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, ROSEMARY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $54,075.18 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONK, STEPHEN M Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $54,075.13 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JUDY A Employer name Putnam County Amount $54,075.09 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTMAN, ELLEN W Employer name Putnam County Amount $54,075.08 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, ROBERT Employer name Putnam County Amount $54,075.06 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIOSI, GREG P Employer name Village of Russell Gardens Amount $54,074.83 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGERT, SHANNON M Employer name Erie County Amount $54,074.69 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINATRA, LANCE J Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $54,074.62 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, JAMES R Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $54,074.57 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITHORIS, JOHN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $54,074.26 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALNEY, JACQUELINE E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $54,074.25 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JOSHUA E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,074.11 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, ROBERT L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $54,073.75 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORBERG, DAVID A Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $54,073.69 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENGEVELD, KAREN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $54,073.50 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRAS, JOANNE F Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $54,073.45 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, GAIL L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $54,073.41 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEN, JENNIFER Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,073.36 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLRICH, SHANON T Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $54,073.24 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, ELLEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,073.05 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHANAS, PHILIP J Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $54,072.92 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SHON, PATRICIA Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $54,072.90 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, THOMAS L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $54,072.77 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONELL, JANE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,072.31 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LAURIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,071.54 Date 07/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVER, ROBIN D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $54,071.52 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,071.33 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, LUIS D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $54,071.17 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFRAGA, LINDA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $54,070.67 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VERONA A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $54,070.57 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, PAULINE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $54,069.98 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS-GREEN, MICHELLE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,069.26 Date 08/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $54,068.97 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, GAIL M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $54,068.89 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACI, MARC A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $54,068.69 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, NANETTE M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $54,068.46 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZATZ, KAREN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,067.41 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,067.24 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ALAN L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $54,067.13 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LUKE M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $54,067.05 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANYAEGBUNAM, CHIBUZO C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,067.03 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAULA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $54,066.77 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARVIS, RICHARD T Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $54,066.67 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, VICTOR Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,066.45 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, MAUREEN Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $54,066.42 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, GENEVIEVE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,066.15 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJAPAKSHA, NANDANA H Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $54,066.10 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $54,066.09 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO-GIGLIO, MARGHERITA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,066.04 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENGLER, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,065.96 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DONHUE O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,065.62 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINELLI, ALICE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $54,065.61 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, KEVIN G Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $54,065.58 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, JAYNE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,065.54 Date 11/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, ANTHONY C Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $54,065.48 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, JASON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,065.30 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, ALINE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,065.29 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFNER, BRIAN J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $54,065.01 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIL, JOHNATHAN E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,065.00 Date 02/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, HEATHER L Employer name Warren County Amount $54,064.99 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KEVIN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $54,064.69 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, RICHARD H Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $54,064.62 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $54,064.61 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, CHINATU G Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $54,064.44 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, ROY T Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $54,064.28 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, ERIN Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $54,063.94 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NICHOLAS T Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $54,063.52 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINLEY, LUCAS W Employer name Broome County Amount $54,063.41 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMARK, ANDREW Employer name Broome County Amount $54,063.41 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JASON P Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $54,063.38 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Bath Amount $54,063.04 Date 11/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, BRIAN R Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $54,062.86 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WENDI L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $54,062.82 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGBY, KENYA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,062.56 Date 07/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SCOTT C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,062.34 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JACKIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,062.32 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVER, MARRISSA D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $54,062.31 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUL, MARK R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $54,062.24 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, MICHAEL A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $54,062.06 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KRISTEN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,062.00 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWNSTAR, VALERIE Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $54,061.96 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PATRICK P Employer name Salem CSD Amount $54,061.83 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, STEVEN D Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $54,061.78 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, SHARON M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $54,061.70 Date 06/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHER, WILLIAM C Employer name Yates County Amount $54,061.59 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JOSETTE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,061.26 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, KELLY M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $54,060.81 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, JAMES A Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $54,060.67 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANTHONY C Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $54,060.56 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCURSO, NICOLE Employer name Department of Law Amount $54,060.45 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCA, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Yorkville Amount $54,060.25 Date 01/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVERY, MARY A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,059.01 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEREMY Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,058.60 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System