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 DEMARCO, GERI L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,774.81 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, MONIQUE R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $81,774.81 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVAK, THOMAS M Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $81,774.72 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $81,774.11 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, TANZEE T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,774.10 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIECK, ALISON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,774.08 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIERRO, KEVIN A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $81,773.83 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, CYNTHIA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $81,773.51 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SUSANNE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,773.20 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, REGINA Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $81,772.98 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JENNIFER B Employer name Erie County Amount $81,772.47 Date 04/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIGRO, ALBERT R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $81,771.91 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISELHART, NEIL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $81,771.91 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CHIQUITA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,771.88 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSEK, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $81,771.80 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PATRICIA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,771.64 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $81,771.63 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREED, CARMEN Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $81,771.60 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARFIELD, ANDREW W Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $81,771.13 Date 08/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCCULERI, ANTONIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,771.08 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, DEBORAH A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $81,771.07 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, JENNIFER L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $81,770.58 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDBERG, TIMOTHY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $81,770.48 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHENER, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $81,770.05 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, VICTOR V Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $81,769.80 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LINDA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $81,769.73 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MELINDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,769.30 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, JOSEPH Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $81,768.99 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, JOSEPHINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,768.96 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENIO, ERIC M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,768.90 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, PHILIP C Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,768.86 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ELAINA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $81,768.81 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, JACQUELINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,768.51 Date 05/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, EUGENE G, JR Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $81,768.51 Date 05/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTRUSITIS, VINCENT J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $81,767.90 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULEWICZ, JOSEPH V Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $81,767.37 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, VICKI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,767.07 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,765.89 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $81,765.83 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ADRIENNE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,765.62 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MICHELLE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,764.49 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENE, NATHALIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $81,764.01 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERI, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $81,763.50 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES-WALKER, LISA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,763.17 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, SUSAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,763.14 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COTT, DANIEL R Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $81,763.10 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VISINGARD, DANIEL S Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $81,762.38 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGELE, PAMELA S Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $81,762.16 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEPLUCH, EUGENE P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $81,762.08 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JOHN B, II Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $81,762.04 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRINI, GAYLE J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $81,761.84 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKELL, ALBERT Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $81,761.74 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, MYRA V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,761.64 Date 07/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLIN, RICHARD S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,761.51 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKEL, PAUL R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,760.33 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,759.09 Date 02/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DEBORAH M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,758.62 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, TIFFANY H Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $81,758.38 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINE, MARK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,757.93 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $81,756.98 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDOUIN, MARETH Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $81,756.83 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $81,756.50 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, NICHOLAS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,756.36 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JEFFREY H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,755.95 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, DOUGLAS S Employer name Oyster Bay Water District Amount $81,755.82 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,755.04 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DRESAR, TODD H Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $81,753.89 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVADIO-COYNE, CLAUDIA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $81,753.81 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTNER, LAURA S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,753.11 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREELAND, NEIL A Employer name Yates County Amount $81,753.03 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, WILLIAM W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,752.85 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMPER, MARTIN Y Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $81,751.73 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, THOMAS J Employer name Albany County Amount $81,751.61 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONG, FRANCIS W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,751.55 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTHIL-BARNES, SUZE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,751.45 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUBERAN, MARK M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $81,751.24 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVO, TRACY L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $81,751.17 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRZIS, SHARON J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,751.14 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPPETELLO, JERED A Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $81,750.67 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAPINEL, DAVID P Employer name Schoharie County Amount $81,750.50 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBA, SELENA M Employer name City of Troy Amount $81,749.92 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $81,748.83 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,748.56 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERGOLINO, KRISTEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,748.52 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, GEORGANNE S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $81,747.97 Date 05/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLOTON, JAMIE J Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $81,747.09 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, DANIEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,746.77 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFTUCK, EDWARD D, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $81,746.55 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, PAUL Employer name Department of Law Amount $81,746.38 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $81,746.38 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JACQUELINE O Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,745.57 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, LEAH S Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $81,745.12 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWHITNEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $81,744.80 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEWE, BONIFACE N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $81,744.74 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOBBI, ASHLEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,744.73 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BRIAN A Employer name Genesee County Amount $81,744.48 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKE, SUSAN C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $81,744.48 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, JEFFREY W Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $81,744.38 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMETO, ANTHONY J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $81,744.28 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACUZZI, JOHN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,744.21 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System