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 TATANO, JOYCE A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $54,026.95 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, ANDREW L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,026.73 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMAN, DENNIS A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $54,026.73 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, DANIEL J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $54,026.50 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, AMANDA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,026.36 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JUSTIN T Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $54,026.36 Date 07/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEITEFUSS, LAWRENCE H Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $54,026.27 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, WAYNE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,026.19 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, JOSEPH F Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $54,026.17 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, THEODORE N, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,025.80 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,025.74 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, RENEE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,025.56 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, TIMOTHY R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $54,025.55 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, ROSALIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,025.50 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GRACE N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $54,025.43 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, FLOYD F, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $54,025.28 Date 05/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, PATRICIA M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $54,024.90 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALOR, SUSAN A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $54,024.27 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, PHILLIP C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $54,024.18 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLINO, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $54,024.13 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANET V BALDIE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $54,024.10 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZY, JEFFERY T Employer name Education Department Amount $54,023.82 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, LISA H Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $54,023.59 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELONEK, JUSTIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $54,023.40 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLE, DONNA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,023.01 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERST, CORA E Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $54,022.90 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONECKER, JARED J Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,022.85 Date 03/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENS, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $54,022.21 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOTT, JOSHUA D Employer name Clinton County Amount $54,021.23 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNES, PATRICIA L Employer name Palmyra Community Library Amount $54,021.18 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-TANCO, MIGUEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,021.06 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, THOMAS L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $54,021.03 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATTERY, WALTER JOHN, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,021.01 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MELISSA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $54,020.45 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $54,020.32 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JEAN C Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $54,020.20 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARASIM, ANGELA M Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $54,019.84 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, BRUCE W Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $54,019.56 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIPHER, KATIE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,019.27 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, BRUCE M Employer name Town of Malone Amount $54,019.21 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, NILDA Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $54,019.04 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY JO Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $54,018.94 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SANDRA J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $54,018.49 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROE, DANIEL R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,018.08 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURSINO, JOANNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,017.99 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVILLE, LORRIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,017.37 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGER, DOROTHY A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,017.28 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, EVELYN G Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $54,016.93 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTA, JOSEFINA A Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $54,016.89 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRE, COLLIN J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $54,016.44 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIS, SERGE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,016.37 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTLER, ANDREA N Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $54,016.27 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRABHAKARAN, BRINDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,016.27 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KATHRYN A Employer name Livingston County Amount $54,015.61 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, PATRICK J Employer name Orange County Amount $54,015.47 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATTY Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,015.31 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOW, ANTHONY W Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $54,015.14 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, DENISE E Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $54,015.06 Date 01/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUELLEN, SHERRIE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $54,014.83 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, SHARON L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,014.79 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, AMBER M Employer name Cortland County Amount $54,014.10 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMSLEY, SHARI A Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,013.86 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESEE, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,013.71 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANIS, HUGUETTE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,013.36 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, BRENAN N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,013.29 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HVISDAK, WENDY M M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $54,013.22 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIME, JAMES M Employer name Town of Avon Amount $54,013.15 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, DANIEL R Employer name City of Olean Amount $54,012.82 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, REGINALD C Employer name Town of Chester Amount $54,012.62 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, WILLIAM A Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,012.45 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, KATHLEEN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $54,012.36 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, VIRGINIA F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $54,011.74 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSACIO, ANNA MARIE G Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $54,011.57 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMMIS, KEITH D Employer name Madison County Amount $54,011.54 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETSCHIUS, RYAN W Employer name Allegany County Amount $54,011.41 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, KURLEIGH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,011.24 Date 05/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEY, DALE R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $54,011.18 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMES MARTIN Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,011.15 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUNDLE, HANNA C R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $54,010.85 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, PAMELA A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $54,010.78 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, KRISTIN P Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $54,010.72 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, LOUIS E Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $54,010.54 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, AUSTIN H Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $54,009.82 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLL, BRYAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $54,009.58 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMALFI, JOSETTE Employer name Village of Webster Amount $54,009.22 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, CARLOS A Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $54,008.91 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, ALLEN E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,008.80 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEY, TAMMIE L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $54,008.66 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSA, REBECCA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,008.48 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SCOTT Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,008.32 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, RAMON V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,007.81 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, STACY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,007.73 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, CARON K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $54,007.72 Date 02/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBERG, KEVIN T Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $54,007.60 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, SCOTT D Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $54,007.48 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVIDENCE, HARVEY A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $54,007.46 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRUMS, GREGORY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,007.40 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, TERESA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,007.38 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPIRO, JAMES Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,006.98 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TERESA L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $54,006.98 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System