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 FEZZA, TERI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNELLY, DENNIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, CHRISTINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KARLEEN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKLER, PATRICIA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIM, JASMINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAZA, EDDIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, GARY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURVILLA, NANCY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE-DIXON, CARMEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-OWENS, MONIQUE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALUSINSKA, EWA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSCAS, SILVIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,738.71 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFRANCESCO, CHARLES R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,738.62 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHITELLO, DOMINIC C Employer name Wayne County Amount $52,738.35 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIE, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $52,738.32 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKEY, KEVIN J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $52,738.28 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINZER, ROBERT S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,738.12 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, BRENDA L Employer name Village of Bainbridge Amount $52,738.04 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL C Employer name Yates County Amount $52,737.60 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, LAURIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,737.59 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, ELLEN S Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $52,737.37 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, MACDALA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,737.13 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMA, GIOVANNI Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $52,737.11 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, RONALD A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,736.81 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, ANDREW M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $52,736.74 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,736.54 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, VIRGINIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,736.34 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, MARGUERITE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,736.33 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LONNIE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $52,736.24 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERGRAM, DENNIS K Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $52,736.18 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, THOMAS S Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,736.02 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CARLOS I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,735.63 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGARD, LORIE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $52,735.56 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERICAIN, MAC N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,735.30 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALIBERTE, SHAWN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,735.07 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, NURADEEN O Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,734.15 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, TINA A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $52,734.12 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,734.01 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TERESA V Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $52,734.00 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, TYLER J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,733.73 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $52,733.68 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, TINA M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $52,733.61 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JOSEPH R H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,733.16 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANSKI, DAWN M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $52,733.15 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDARI, ROCCO L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $52,733.04 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALTON, CHRISTINE D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,732.94 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, EDWARD S Employer name Orange County Amount $52,732.59 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, RHONDA J Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $52,732.39 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILINSKY, DEAN A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $52,732.35 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGINBOTHAM, DAVID L, JR Employer name Madison County Amount $52,732.34 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEELY, EILEEN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,732.28 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMONETTI, KAREN T Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $52,731.96 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZIE, PENNY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,731.69 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKHOUSE, STACEY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,731.59 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCOMBE, PETER D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $52,731.25 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, DARREN J Employer name Department of Law Amount $52,731.21 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, DANIEL C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $52,730.33 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAMARTER, HARRY W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,730.26 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARERI, GEORGE C, JR Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,729.95 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIANO, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,728.95 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, EDENS Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,728.78 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, DANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,728.70 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAFRANCESCO, ROY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $52,728.32 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZASKO, JOHN T Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $52,728.20 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, PAUL C, JR Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $52,728.17 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLK, TIFFANY S Employer name Seneca County Amount $52,728.16 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLE O Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,728.14 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SUZANNE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $52,727.91 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAVETS, IGOR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,727.75 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STANLEY K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $52,727.74 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, LAURA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $52,727.57 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREEMAN, NEWTON A, III Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $52,727.43 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, DEBRA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,727.25 Date 05/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRENIERE, RAYMOND A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $52,727.03 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETT, DONALD H Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,726.89 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELESKI, GUY R Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $52,726.71 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, NORMAN C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,726.69 Date 08/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETIKU, OLABANJI S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,726.53 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENKIEWICZ, BRIDGET K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,726.48 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ANDREW G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $52,726.19 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, PHYLLIS A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,725.96 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELLA, STEVEN B Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $52,725.87 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, LUCILLE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,725.78 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIACHUK, WALTER S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $52,725.72 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, DARCELL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,725.69 Date 02/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, JOHN S Employer name Department of Law Amount $52,725.62 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIERNA, SUSAN G Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $52,725.55 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, JILL E Employer name Erie County Amount $52,725.46 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LOUISA P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $52,725.42 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEH, MINWER S Employer name Orange County Amount $52,725.07 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, CARL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,724.80 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMMENTI, BARBARA C Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $52,724.74 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JOSEPH T Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $52,724.74 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, SHERYL A Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $52,724.70 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, ERIKA D Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $52,724.05 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIEY, CYNTHIA Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $52,723.49 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, PHILIP H Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $52,723.46 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, MICKI L Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $52,723.37 Date 08/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System