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 MILHOLLEN, MARK R Employer name Village of Perry Amount $52,723.11 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDIE, JESSE W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,723.04 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSSON, PAUL A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,723.00 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK-KUTSCHA, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $52,722.95 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCHKE, DAVID M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $52,722.88 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, LOUIS C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,722.55 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVINS, DEBRA J Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $52,722.29 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, MATTHEW J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $52,722.23 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABINE, ALEXIS M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,722.21 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, YVONNE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,722.01 Date 11/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, RITA B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,721.86 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, AMY L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $52,721.68 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, MARIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,721.03 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MILTON M Employer name Town of Mount Morris Amount $52,720.93 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, ALAN G Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,720.85 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERS, GABRIELLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,720.56 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, NELL M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,720.52 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, RENEE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $52,720.34 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RICKY L Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,720.33 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, ANGELA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,720.31 Date 05/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-LA MAR, PENNI L Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,720.28 Date 01/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSOR, SANDRA J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $52,719.74 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMSING, ELIZABETH A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,719.72 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MICHAEL E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,719.71 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, SALLY J Employer name Orange County Amount $52,719.21 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, DENNIS B, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,718.77 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, RONALD L Employer name City of Albany Amount $52,718.67 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, JARED A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $52,718.25 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, MICHAEL A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,718.19 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, PATRICK W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $52,718.10 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, ALLEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,717.92 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, SEAN M Employer name Tioga County Amount $52,717.83 Date 03/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTELLONE, LOUIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,717.75 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, MAURICIO Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $52,717.67 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMBLE, JOHN L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,717.66 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, DAVID J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,717.55 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIC W Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,717.10 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISANO, PAUL D Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $52,717.08 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,716.98 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, RONALD L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $52,716.90 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEARY, NICOLE K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $52,716.72 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULINO, GREGORY C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $52,716.55 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVUE, MYRLOUDE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,716.11 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, NANCY L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $52,716.11 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, ROBIN J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $52,716.06 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, CLARK J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,715.98 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABILING, ARMANDO D Employer name Orange County Amount $52,715.85 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSAMILIA, MARY BETH L Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $52,715.75 Date 12/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERSCH, MARTIN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,715.66 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, ALIM Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $52,715.53 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, EARL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,715.52 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHIE, DAVID E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,715.52 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATES, TRACY Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,715.20 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMELLI, LILLIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,714.86 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGATTUTA, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,714.86 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIZZLE, SHIRLEY A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $52,714.60 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $52,714.49 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUST, JAYNE E Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $52,714.46 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGIEJKO, RACHEL L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,714.42 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-JOHNSON, RUTHINE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $52,714.42 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, BETTY E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,714.17 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, CHARLES J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $52,714.12 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, EDMUNDO A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $52,714.01 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENER, TERI L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,713.99 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILELLO, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $52,713.86 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGUIRE, MAX E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,713.82 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNELLO, ANDREA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,713.66 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITBECK, JESSICA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,713.47 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ELIZABETH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,713.09 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LHERISSON, NIXON E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $52,712.94 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZOLLA, FRANCESCA Employer name Orange County Amount $52,712.42 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAL, CARA K Employer name Erie County Amount $52,712.10 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROSIA, JOSEPH M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $52,712.05 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPROOD, ALBERT J Employer name Washington County Amount $52,711.89 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, FRANCINE R Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $52,711.44 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $52,711.41 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, ANN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $52,711.16 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZARDOS, PAUL Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $52,710.90 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWLES, EDWARD J Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,710.78 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, WILLIAM W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,710.19 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLER, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Evans Amount $52,710.06 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,709.91 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAPVONGSE, CHINSUDA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,709.88 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WALTER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,709.63 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, JEAN GREGER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,709.46 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, PAMELA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,709.43 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, JAMES J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,709.35 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISLO, LAUREEN A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $52,709.33 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWSON, SHIRLEY A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $52,709.06 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTREVA, MELINDA R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,708.84 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESON, SHAWN P Employer name Town of Wales Amount $52,708.83 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, JENNIFER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,708.81 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Massena Amount $52,708.67 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, SUSAN K Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $52,708.36 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGELSANG, LELAND A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $52,708.21 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR, MARIE R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $52,708.12 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, KRYSTAL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,708.08 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH-HINES, ABBY Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $52,708.07 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, PETER J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $52,707.48 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGLICA, ERICA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $52,707.38 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System