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 CANETTO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,787.28 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANNELLO, ELENA Z Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $57,787.14 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMDE, CARYN S Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $57,787.12 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JESSICA L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $57,787.02 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGARI, APRIL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $57,786.90 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $57,786.78 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, LINDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,786.41 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, LAURA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,786.39 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CASEY L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $57,786.32 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, BETTE J Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $57,786.01 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, SLAWOMIR G Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $57,785.97 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, BRITTNEY A Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $57,785.96 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MICHAEL J Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,785.87 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARC, RONALD P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,785.79 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJELLO, DOLORES E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,785.71 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,785.23 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARRINGTON J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,784.87 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINAL, IRENE H Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $57,784.40 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIENZA, KIM B Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $57,784.38 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LISA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $57,784.12 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, JEANETTE Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,783.67 Date 12/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, JARED R Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,783.58 Date 09/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, STEVEN R Employer name Allegany County Amount $57,783.48 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSCHUCK, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $57,782.90 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKWEATHER, BRIDGET A Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,782.86 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHRENWEND, ROSEMARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,782.49 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUSSEF, PHILIP Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $57,782.48 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, GAY M Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $57,782.43 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREZE, KIM A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $57,782.42 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUEBKE, JAMES S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $57,782.13 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCONE, MARY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $57,781.40 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DEMETRA R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,781.02 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DAWN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $57,780.78 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS O'KEEFE, HELEN Employer name Columbia County Amount $57,780.77 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, HAYWARD L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,780.70 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PAMELA J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $57,780.05 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVICK, PHILIP B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,779.93 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LESLY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,779.81 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIER, DONNA M Employer name Broome County Amount $57,779.72 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,779.60 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKUM, DONALD Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $57,779.03 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, BERNARD F, JR Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $57,778.99 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZYSKI, COLLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $57,778.99 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKO, HILARIE I Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $57,778.47 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNACZYK, ALLEN S Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $57,778.29 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMPKO, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $57,778.15 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBIN L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,777.85 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, PETER B Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $57,777.23 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRKOVIC, HAMO Employer name Broome County Amount $57,777.17 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, FRANK Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $57,777.09 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TINA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $57,777.08 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLESTADT, ADAM M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $57,776.85 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, JESSICA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,776.80 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BERNARD C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $57,776.69 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAYMOND J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $57,776.43 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOSEPH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,776.42 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, MARK E Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $57,776.31 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, AARON C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $57,776.29 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POUGH, CLEVELAND Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,775.82 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMUS, LORETTA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURINICK, DENISE H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, GARTH A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, LISA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, PATRICIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, ANN MARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADA-RODRIGUEZ, MARGARET M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLEWSKI, DENISE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSELLINO, BARBARA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $57,775.81 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMNAUGH, KATHLEEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $57,775.81 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NANCY A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $57,775.81 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER K P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $57,775.79 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $57,775.73 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, PATRICK J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $57,775.69 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, LUCY A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $57,775.50 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIFF, DIANE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $57,775.30 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINOLA, FEYISHADE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $57,774.79 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,774.18 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANSKI, GEORGE J, III Employer name Albany County Amount $57,774.13 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, CHRISTINA L Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $57,773.75 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, RONALD P Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $57,773.64 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LEIGH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $57,773.37 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KELLY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,773.26 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LISA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,773.21 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, DIANE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,773.11 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, KELLY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,772.90 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEELUCKSINGH, PETER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,772.88 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARES, JODI A Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,772.87 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CONOR P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $57,772.60 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, ARNOLD R, JR Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $57,772.53 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANO, SCOTT M Employer name City of Geneva Amount $57,772.40 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, KAREN J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,772.17 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, PAUL Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $57,772.15 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, TARA T Employer name Schoharie County Amount $57,772.14 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY-RAO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $57,772.00 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JERRY Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $57,771.96 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBLIN, CARLOTTA H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,771.86 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, THERESA C Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $57,771.39 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBLICK, HELAINE Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $57,771.28 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, GAIL Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $57,771.20 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, WAI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $57,771.16 Date 10/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System