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 TAM-CLAIBORNE, MIRTA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,495.46 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIFFANY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $46,495.21 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MAUREEN Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $46,494.81 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $46,494.76 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, SUZANA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,494.69 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATWELL, LISA E Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $46,494.46 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,494.43 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINIS, DENISE A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,494.25 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARSE, NATOSHA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,493.86 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, MICHELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,493.73 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLARD-CARNEY, KRISTA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,493.34 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, AMANDA H Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $46,493.23 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, ZHAO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,493.18 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVER, ELENA D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $46,493.15 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ-GORGUREWICZ, AMAYRA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,492.98 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZULLO, JOHN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,492.78 Date 09/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, OOMMEN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,492.65 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, THOMAS R, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,492.32 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BERNARD A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,492.24 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, TERRY LEE Employer name Schuyler County Amount $46,491.97 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, BRYAN K Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,491.91 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, JAMES G Employer name Town of Edwards Amount $46,491.76 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SARAH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,491.73 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOOKIAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,491.73 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, VERNON L, JR Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $46,491.26 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXINN, ADAM J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,491.08 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $46,490.68 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Genesee Falls Amount $46,490.61 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, LAUREN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,490.44 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJONAJ, KATRINA Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $46,490.36 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY-SPROCK, DEBRA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,490.15 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERDON, MARYL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,490.06 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUERELLA, URSULA C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $46,490.03 Date 11/29/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, COLLEEN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $46,490.01 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISUCCI, MARGUERITE N Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $46,489.90 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, DOUGLAS A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,489.80 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, CORY R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $46,489.51 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, DONALD H Employer name City of Albany Amount $46,489.47 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, BERDELL B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $46,489.39 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, JACOB W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $46,489.25 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, LEAH B Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,488.91 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SHARON Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,488.65 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMSHER, DAWN L Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,488.54 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ANGEL, II Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,488.47 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIGLIANO, LISA M Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $46,487.98 Date 11/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, ANN-MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,487.86 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARI, CORRINE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,487.58 Date 01/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABIN, ERIC F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $46,487.54 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSER, JOHN J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $46,487.54 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENKACH, MEGHAN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,487.53 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DARLENE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,487.51 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTA, VICTOR J Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $46,487.38 Date 12/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HEATHER R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,487.14 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, JOSEPH W Employer name Washington County Amount $46,486.78 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESNELL, DANIEL R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,486.73 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, JAMES T, JR Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $46,486.46 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTORTI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Town of Whitehall Amount $46,486.38 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILK, PAUL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,486.22 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISS, MARYLOU Employer name Lewis County Amount $46,486.20 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, MEAGHAN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,485.52 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTENHOUSE, MELINDA M Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $46,485.47 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDENBURGER, FRANCINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,485.26 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDILLO ALVARADO, JORGE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,485.22 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERAS, EDWARD T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,485.22 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEASMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $46,485.22 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LUCAS L Employer name City of Albany Amount $46,485.22 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GERALD E, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,485.02 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JEFFREY S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,485.02 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBARRA-TABOADA, ARIANE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,485.02 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMBIE, ROBIN L Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $46,484.84 Date 01/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,484.77 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZER, KAREN F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,484.03 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JASON J Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,483.41 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTNER-OAKES, PATRICIA F Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,483.25 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELSKY, RICHARD N Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,483.24 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLACH, JORDANNA B Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $46,483.10 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUCHETTE, LAURIE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,483.05 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, JAMIE R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,483.04 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, EILEEN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,482.80 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANY, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,482.31 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, LINDA G Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $46,482.30 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JOHN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,482.15 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANJE, JUDITH M Employer name Greene County Amount $46,481.98 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWELL, MARGARET Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,481.94 Date 07/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDATSCHECK, PAUL E Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,481.88 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JAKE M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,481.71 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATURRO, LAWRENCE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $46,481.60 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, MICHAEL C, JR Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $46,481.42 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIO, ANTONIA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,481.38 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,481.34 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, RAMONA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,481.33 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLIE, JAMES B Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $46,481.29 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDETTE, GARY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,480.90 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, MARIE M Employer name Broome County Amount $46,480.83 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, CLEVELAND Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,480.57 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLEMENTE, CRISTINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,480.34 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, PAULA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,480.32 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSMANO, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,480.07 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, TA-TANISHA H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,479.97 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, MATTHEW S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $46,479.95 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System