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 MAHAR, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $53,082.23 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, HENRY N, IV Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $53,082.19 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, MARIE S Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $53,082.15 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEERDAM, ROY A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $53,081.75 Date 03/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JUDITH A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $53,081.67 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, MARIA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,081.38 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MILAGROS A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $53,081.27 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDO, JOANNE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $53,081.08 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, DENISE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,080.79 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZZELL, BECKY L Employer name Albany County Amount $53,080.78 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, THERESA N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,080.76 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZIER, DARIAN R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $53,080.22 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ASHLEY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $53,080.22 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, VANESSA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $53,080.22 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRON, LESYA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $53,080.22 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, WILLA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,080.14 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONS, DAVID J Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,080.12 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONICK, TONI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $53,079.89 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SAMANTHA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,079.58 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBREY, CLAIRE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,079.50 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICOLA, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,079.45 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JAYNEEN E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $53,079.40 Date 02/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, DONNA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,079.39 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, LISA A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $53,079.22 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTOO, ATHAR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,079.14 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, JULIE M Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $53,079.00 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, GLORIA I Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $53,078.79 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NORDIA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $53,078.69 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, BRITTNEY T Employer name Montgomery County Amount $53,077.91 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GERALD C Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $53,077.86 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELISSA Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,077.79 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLES, LOUIS D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,077.35 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GAMBA, TIMOTHY M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $53,077.22 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIO, CARL T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $53,077.16 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, JAMES E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,077.12 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETRICK, LEE D Employer name Town of Rush Amount $53,077.07 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, ADRIENNE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,077.01 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $53,076.96 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, EVA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $53,076.87 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINACCI, BROOKE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $53,076.85 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, AARON C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,076.83 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, SERENA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $53,076.75 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANNY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $53,076.46 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, PAMELA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,076.41 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MICHAEL A Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,076.20 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, REYNSON M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,076.17 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILROY, MARY ANN Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $53,076.15 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANTHONY C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $53,075.86 Date 11/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTEENBURG, MICHAEL C Employer name Broome County Amount $53,075.62 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, DENNIS R, JR Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $53,074.88 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LOUGHLIN, MARCIA E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $53,074.86 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, KAREN A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $53,074.69 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSICKI, CAROLE L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $53,074.67 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEFFREY A Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $53,074.44 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRY, LISA M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $53,074.37 Date 10/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, RICHARD Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $53,074.17 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERER, DAWN Employer name Education Department Amount $53,074.16 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,073.95 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, TANYA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,073.88 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, ANDREW J Employer name Ontario County Amount $53,073.66 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLICCHIO, CYNTHIA C Employer name Clinton County Amount $53,073.52 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, RICHARD W Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $53,073.52 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORE, ANN M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $53,073.37 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, DONALD E, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $53,073.21 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIOLO, ANDREA M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $53,073.16 Date 09/06/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DIANE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,072.76 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-TAMBLIN, MICHELLE D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $53,072.60 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVICH, AMY R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $53,072.48 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, DEREK M Employer name Yates County Amount $53,072.27 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MATTHEW L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,071.72 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $53,071.38 Date 10/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, COLLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,071.31 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN-VAN NOSTRAND, HEATHER A Employer name Fulton County Amount $53,071.22 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, BRYAN K Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,071.11 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TREVOR R Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $53,071.10 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, TERESA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,071.07 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, GEORGE A Employer name Fulton County Amount $53,070.93 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,070.76 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, NANCY D Employer name Ontario County Amount $53,070.55 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALLATOS, DIONISIOS Employer name Greene County Amount $53,070.41 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCCY, SHAWN P C Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $53,070.28 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, MATTHEW R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $53,070.14 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUIE, DEREK L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $53,070.14 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, RICHARD J Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,069.97 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, KATHLEEN S Employer name Orange County Amount $53,069.89 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, PETER Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $53,069.80 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, BRENDA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $53,069.60 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYLANCE, LAURA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $53,069.60 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DORETH J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $53,069.43 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROCCO, JOSEPH V Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $53,069.28 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, RAMONA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,068.89 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, JAMES A Employer name Town of Highland Amount $53,068.89 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MICHELE M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $53,068.84 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVAK, KRISTA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,068.73 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHVANIA, ZAZA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $53,068.70 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILAK, MAUREEN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $53,068.54 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDER, ERIC J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $53,068.45 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOBJAK, MARK J Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $53,068.43 Date 04/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESSING, ELIZABETH M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $53,068.10 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGARS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $53,067.86 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System