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 PORPIGLIA, JASON Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,731.35 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVER, ARTHUR C, IV Employer name Jefferson County Amount $49,731.20 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIFLER, SUSAN A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $49,730.57 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JAMES Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $49,730.36 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDA, DANIEL R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $49,729.86 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PAMELA E Employer name Albany County Amount $49,729.71 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,729.68 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGARS-NORTH, JENNIFER L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,728.88 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Verona Amount $49,728.82 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAINER, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $49,728.75 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, ANASTASIA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,728.67 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, BRENDA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,728.61 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CURTIS R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $49,728.58 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NORMA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,728.29 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, MARY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,727.95 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $49,727.94 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISELLA, JERRY H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,727.77 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRIGAN, TARA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,727.31 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAT, ANTHONY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $49,727.20 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOELLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,727.00 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, DAVID E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,726.99 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, PAUL V Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $49,726.84 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRITTMATTER, DONALD A Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,726.75 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RENEE M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $49,726.66 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BELINDA L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $49,726.56 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, CARL W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,726.50 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTERKO, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $49,726.13 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KRISTINE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,726.07 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN-FAZIO, ROSEMARY Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $49,726.03 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDES, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $49,725.64 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GLORIA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,725.54 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, MARY C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,725.53 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH-KOBBE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $49,725.21 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYE, CHRISTINE L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $49,725.20 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONNA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,725.20 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISACCIO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $49,725.20 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,725.00 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDESBERG, ELISE M Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $49,725.00 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, JENNIFER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,724.87 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, CALVIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,724.45 Date 09/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMARRIBA, ERNESTO Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,723.59 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURIA, DOLORES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,723.43 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $49,723.02 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEHLE, STEVEN J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $49,722.87 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASNICK, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $49,722.56 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, MARY K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $49,722.40 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN-EGGLESTON, LIANE M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $49,722.25 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTEAU, CASEY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,722.17 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, DONALD E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $49,722.06 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, MEGAN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $49,721.80 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMO, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $49,721.68 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARKA, ERIC J Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,721.65 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKER, ERIC T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,721.56 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERTEL, SUSAN L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $49,721.51 Date 02/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ZHANNA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,721.40 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEK, ROBIN C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,721.34 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, RYAN T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,721.06 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGHLEY, TOBY C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $49,720.96 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, DEBRA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,720.88 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRONS, MICHELLE J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $49,720.63 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEXTALL, DORRETT J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,720.26 Date 02/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO, CHAO ING Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $49,720.25 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHAEL J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $49,720.17 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JOHN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $49,719.85 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JORDAN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,719.82 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVENS, DANIELLE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,719.61 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCARTES, LEANDRE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,719.47 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, CHRYSSA Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $49,719.30 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, ROBERT T Employer name Warren Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $49,719.30 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFROY, KYLE E Employer name Columbia County Amount $49,719.14 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZEN, PAUL E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,719.13 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, PAMELA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $49,719.10 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSPAN, ELLEN G Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $49,719.10 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ROSEMARY Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $49,719.10 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, VINCENT L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,719.04 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRYRAM, CHEWMATTIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,718.85 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLY, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $49,718.59 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMBROSINO, SUSAN A Employer name Orange County Amount $49,718.48 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SHANNON R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,718.46 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, ALANA D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,718.32 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANPIERRE, NORMA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $49,718.02 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, GLENN R Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $49,717.98 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOMIK, JOHN M Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $49,717.97 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JASON B Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,717.80 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, SHAYLA K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,717.55 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DAVID W Employer name Peru CSD Amount $49,717.44 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOO, MELISSA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,717.08 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWICZ, CLAUDIA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,717.01 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADAM D Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,716.59 Date 11/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCIOTTI, BRUNO L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,716.57 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDO, DEBRA A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $49,716.38 Date 07/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOR, DAVID A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,716.10 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONNETTI, WENDY Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $49,715.89 Date 06/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, TERESA M Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $49,715.88 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCUS, FELICIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,715.68 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERZI-NOVICK, ROSEMARY Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,715.49 Date 08/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KELLY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,714.80 Date 12/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTO, LINDA ANN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $49,714.73 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTZ, MALINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,714.57 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, LISA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,714.30 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System