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 LAWYER, JEFFREY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, DAVID P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZERAK, WAYNE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, MARK K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVEL, DOUGLAS C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA-HULBERT, BRUCE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLGE, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, NANCY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNABEL, NELSON F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTHE, JAMES R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMOZA, KERWIN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, GERARD J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,995.75 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAMAN, KENNETH W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $80,995.75 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, JOHN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, GREGORY D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMARR, MARK G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $80,995.75 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELARDINELLI, PAMELA S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DEBORAH Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDICK, ROBIN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMICHELE, LAUREL B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, WILLIAM H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNER, JILL C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, ANDREA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANNEH, HARRIET Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, JODI L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIOS, INGER H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACZKO, CHERIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, DANIEL J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVITSKE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYCE, LENORE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, FRANCIS B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUSTEROUT, EILEEN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RURY, BARBARA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELP, JAMES I Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALICE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 02/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSA, ELAINE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNSHINE, JUDY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRIESEMA, CATHLEEN T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANNI, DAVID A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELNO, CAROL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEPOJU, EMMANUEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, ANDREW B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 11/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANNELL, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL YOUNSI, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGOE, DANIEL K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGH, STEVEN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 10/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCERAK, PAUL G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDGRAF, MARK J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASALLE, R PAUL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISKE, MARC H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZANTEN, DAVID P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITKEN, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHINI, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,995.75 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, MARIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,995.75 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYDRA, DANIEL T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,995.75 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, JOEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, PETER C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $80,995.75 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, DAVID D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/27/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLA, DANIEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROZZI, ARTHUR D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $80,995.75 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUECKL, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRUCE G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, ERNEST J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, SUSAN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,995.75 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLDE-TINSAYE, GETACHEW Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLITTIER, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRUANO, JOSEPH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGILOSI, ANN MARIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 06/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARD, MARGARET A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 01/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PETER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, RICHARD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUSHESHI, BRENDA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, PAUL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 11/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVENS, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, FRANCIS W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,995.75 Date 03/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARTS, ROSS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFORD, RONALD N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $80,995.75 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, KRIS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $80,995.75 Date 08/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $80,995.75 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BLENIS, BONNIE R Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,995.54 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITRIOU, SEDARIOS Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,995.41 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES LOWE, DORI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,995.36 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, SHARON C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,995.02 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOLE, JAMES A Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $80,994.97 Date 02/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANIEWICZ, JOE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,994.81 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, SHIRLEEN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,994.74 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JONATHAN T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $80,994.65 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MART, THADDEUS S Employer name City of Batavia Amount $80,994.50 Date 08/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $80,994.11 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAVID Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $80,994.01 Date 11/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, BENTLEY B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,993.87 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOHN W Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $80,993.65 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, LYNN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,993.37 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System