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 MALBEUF, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $53,913.42 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, JEANETTE M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $53,913.13 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSAFUIME, DEBRA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $53,913.10 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, WILLIE L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $53,912.96 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DEBBIE-ANNE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $53,912.34 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, THOMAS Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $53,912.15 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, AMY Employer name Erie County Amount $53,912.14 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPETTEL, KELLY LEIGH Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $53,912.04 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS-HATIN, KERRIE J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $53,911.82 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL-KUMI, WANDA V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $53,911.11 Date 07/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTON, DERRICK J Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,911.04 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, EVELYN D Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $53,910.99 Date 06/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIA, WENDY L Employer name Broome County Amount $53,910.93 Date 06/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZ, ROBIN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $53,910.81 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, BRIDGET A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $53,910.17 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ANDY W Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $53,910.06 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, SHAWN S Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $53,909.92 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEPNIEKS, PETER B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,909.36 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLOY, MARGARET R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,909.34 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JESUS Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $53,909.12 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEE, LYNNE S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $53,908.92 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, JAMES H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $53,908.89 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, LAWRENCE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,908.87 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTLAW, MARQUIS J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $53,908.74 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLET, KRISTIN A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $53,908.64 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NOEMI Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $53,908.45 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSKET, MARJORIE L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $53,908.29 Date 11/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, FRANK J Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $53,908.20 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, LEON Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $53,907.90 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSKET, JARED G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $53,907.81 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANMER, SUSAN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,907.57 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORINI, DOMINIC A Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $53,907.33 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEEL, GLENICE M Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $53,906.83 Date 05/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAICHEN, KELLEY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $53,906.77 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN-KOUTSOUKOS, PATRICIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,906.61 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERLEY, STUART G Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $53,906.52 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Islip Amount $53,906.10 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALL, MARY BETH Employer name Erie County Amount $53,905.97 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENI, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $53,905.43 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDZICK, AMANDA S Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $53,905.37 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, JOHN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,905.33 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, SONNY W Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $53,905.02 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, RONETTA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,904.98 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMET, SABEREH Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $53,904.93 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEITZER, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,904.87 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, DOMINICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,904.80 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JESSICA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $53,904.78 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, FRANK R, JR Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $53,904.54 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLISARIO, PETER A, JR Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $53,904.09 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCO, AMY M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $53,904.02 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBORAH Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $53,903.93 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, LAUREN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,903.82 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVETTE, CARRIE J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,903.65 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, MATTHEW J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $53,903.65 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, GEORGE E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $53,903.61 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRERA, GARY H Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,903.40 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDINO, NICOLE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $53,903.07 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCATORE, GREGG S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,902.96 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, SEAN L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,902.80 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, GAIL L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,902.75 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLANDER-PODELL, LISA A Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $53,902.68 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBACH, KRISTEN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $53,902.27 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, JENNIFER A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $53,902.00 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BONITA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,901.98 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTERMOSER, JANET L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,901.75 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOONE, TRAVIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,901.64 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, AMY C Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,901.45 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, GERALD M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $53,901.39 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JOHN W, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,901.37 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MARIA C Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $53,901.13 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRLEY, ROY J Employer name Town of Madison Amount $53,900.83 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOBEL, MARK R Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $53,900.67 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FERRIERE, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,900.52 Date 09/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELIS, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $53,900.50 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, NANCY Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $53,900.31 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, PHILIP C, SR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,900.24 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, ERIC S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $53,900.18 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, BETHANIE S Employer name Victor CSD Amount $53,900.00 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPELMIER, KATHERINE E Employer name Hewlett Bay Fire District Amount $53,899.94 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, JAMES G Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $53,899.59 Date 12/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $53,899.49 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUTTON, MELODY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,898.89 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, PAMELA S Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $53,898.83 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WENDY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,898.36 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DAVID A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $53,897.76 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, JOHN M, JR Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $53,897.55 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, DANIEL J Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,897.54 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, LUCENELLE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,897.42 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $53,897.13 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, RICHARD H Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $53,896.92 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGEL, THEODORE A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $53,896.84 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALA, MARTA C Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $53,896.83 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, ALYSANNE M Employer name Fishers Island UFSD 4 Amount $53,896.72 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, KIM M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $53,896.54 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAM, MAAME E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $53,896.49 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, TERESA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $53,896.45 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIA, VERONICA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,896.45 Date 07/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DAVID W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,896.31 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, ASHLEY T Employer name Greene County Amount $53,896.16 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, EDWARD K Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $53,896.04 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System