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 DULAK, MAUREEN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.48 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLANTE, AMY L Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.48 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, LUCIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.47 Date 07/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, SANDRA H Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.45 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE-STOLL, DESIREE F Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.45 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERUNKUUMA, CHARLES L Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.45 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, VIRGINIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.44 Date 02/10/1958 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, ENRIQUE Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.43 Date 11/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINDERMAN, JENNIFER M Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.42 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, CASSANDRA R Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.40 Date 07/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, JOSE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $80,400.70 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, DONNA N Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $80,400.35 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, BRADLEY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $80,400.27 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TIM A, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $80,400.27 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $80,400.23 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, CONSTANCE S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $80,399.94 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SYLVIA E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,399.71 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, BERNARD L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $80,399.35 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, LILIRACHEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,399.33 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KENNETH J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $80,399.24 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, GEORGE A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $80,399.11 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVITO GOMEZ, TINA A Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $80,399.02 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, CHARLES W Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $80,398.71 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, TIMOTHY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,398.40 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $80,398.32 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, RALPH C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $80,397.93 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBLIN, JERMAINE L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,397.83 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLAM, KATHRYN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $80,397.75 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE-WALTHALL, DAPHNEE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $80,396.87 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MACCLESTON E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $80,396.29 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, TERI L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,395.80 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYLE, JAMES J Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,395.79 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HALLIE S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $80,394.93 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROKER, TONYA D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $80,394.91 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,394.70 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRLEY, MILLARD D Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,394.31 Date 12/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, BRENT E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $80,394.02 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POODRY, ABBY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,393.38 Date 04/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESKO, JOHN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,393.22 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, DAWN M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $80,393.05 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, EMILY A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $80,393.04 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KAREN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $80,392.87 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, ALEXANDER Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $80,392.15 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULKINS, RANDALL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $80,392.10 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, DAVID A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $80,391.69 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRICKS, JEREMY V Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $80,391.45 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ADAM P Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $80,391.36 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, JEROME G Employer name Cornell University Amount $80,391.06 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLRICH, MAIRE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $80,391.06 Date 05/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBINSKI, JOSHUA K Employer name City of Utica Amount $80,390.72 Date 09/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAGREE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $80,390.39 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLFETTO, FRANK M Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $80,390.14 Date 03/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESHARA, NANCY Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $80,389.98 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRO, ANNMARIE Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $80,389.85 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITT, OWEN C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $80,389.56 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, ANTHONY D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $80,389.45 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMAGNA, VINCENT M Employer name Putnam County Amount $80,389.44 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, DANIEL F Employer name City of Rome Amount $80,389.37 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PETER P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $80,388.86 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JORDAN N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,388.77 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWEEDY, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,388.63 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTS, DAVID J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,387.99 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MARYBETH F Employer name Livingston County Amount $80,387.61 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, FREDERICK P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,387.20 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES I Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $80,387.12 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, MATTHEW J Employer name Ulster County Amount $80,386.94 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, ERIC E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $80,386.54 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINA, JOSEPH C, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,386.51 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, VICTOR J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,386.33 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDTBO, THOR R Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $80,386.30 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, JAMES P Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $80,386.05 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, SEAN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $80,385.45 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUMM, EMILY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,385.23 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRATT, STEVEN Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $80,384.80 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CAESAR D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $80,384.71 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRIGNI, GERALD A Employer name Schuyler Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $80,384.58 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREET, JACINDA L Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $80,383.89 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEDHAM, BRIAN K Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $80,383.59 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAASE, LYNNE B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,382.43 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENTO, O DONALD Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $80,381.88 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUPERNALL, MICHAEL C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $80,381.64 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, LORRAINE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $80,381.54 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $80,381.25 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, PAUL S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $80,381.01 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROM, SHAUNA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $80,380.53 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, EVERETT F Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $80,380.45 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDLEY, MICHELLE C Employer name Port Washington Water District Amount $80,380.00 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOLA, LOUIS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,379.63 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, PETER A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $80,379.09 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANTON, SAMANTHA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,377.37 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETERE, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,377.22 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, JON R Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $80,377.02 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENTO, REGINA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $80,376.68 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAUD, DEREK S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $80,376.35 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEFFREY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $80,376.29 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, TRAVIS M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $80,375.98 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINO, DONALD C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $80,375.34 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, STEPHEN F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $80,375.31 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, FRANCIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $80,374.82 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, SHAWN R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $80,374.58 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System