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 AMES, DANIEL A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $79,858.28 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFRED, USHA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $79,857.86 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZDEMIR, FERDI Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $79,857.41 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARK C Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $79,857.40 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, ZARAYDA L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,857.01 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARJI, WALEED F Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,856.78 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, HOPE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $79,856.42 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARMAN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,855.87 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANDYCK, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Broome County Amount $79,855.83 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDBERG, CHRISTIAN I Employer name Erie County Amount $79,855.60 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORAL, CARL J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $79,855.56 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARIA, MAUREEN J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $79,855.06 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, SHAWN P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $79,854.73 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $79,854.56 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, JAMES C Employer name Cornell University Amount $79,854.48 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLL, PETER J Employer name Columbia County Amount $79,854.05 Date 05/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODMAN, APRIL M Employer name Ulster County Amount $79,853.96 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACATTE, ROBERT P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $79,853.62 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LINDA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,853.57 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ERIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,852.75 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CYNTHIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $79,851.78 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYEROVICH, GALINA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $79,851.77 Date 10/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBROVICH, NANCY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,851.50 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHIN, KEVIN J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $79,851.36 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, ROBERT A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,849.84 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $79,849.44 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DERRICK O Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $79,849.33 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHARON E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $79,848.33 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, JOHN A, JR Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $79,848.05 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, LOUIS R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $79,847.86 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYERLY, ANNE Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $79,847.55 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASUILO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $79,847.49 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOERZEL, KATHLEEN F Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,846.60 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, WILLIAM L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,846.36 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARANO, THOMAS J, JR Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $79,846.25 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, AUTUMN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,846.10 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, COREY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $79,845.75 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, KEITH J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $79,845.63 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GINELLE T Employer name Warren County Amount $79,845.43 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, MICHAEL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $79,845.26 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SALINA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $79,845.21 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $79,845.14 Date 08/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, DARRELL R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,845.13 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, SEAN M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $79,844.99 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEGEORGE, DEANA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,844.88 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, JAMES J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $79,844.87 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLICK, SCOTT W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $79,844.18 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, GEORGANN Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $79,844.17 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, JAMES E Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $79,843.93 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, SEAN C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $79,843.91 Date 07/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,843.78 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, JOHN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,842.88 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBY, ROD Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $79,842.86 Date 04/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKADIA, BHAVNA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $79,842.53 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, ANTHONY R Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $79,842.44 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, KEVIN A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $79,841.89 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDE, SHAWN R Employer name Cornell University Amount $79,841.75 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAINER J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $79,841.53 Date 01/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DANIEL K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $79,841.49 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSTAIRS, DAVID L Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $79,841.21 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, KEVIN T Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $79,840.58 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WLOCK, DAVID J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,839.70 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANIBAL, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,839.25 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYE, SETH A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $79,838.97 Date 03/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, OLGA M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $79,838.60 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, WILLIAM D, III Employer name City of Troy Amount $79,838.31 Date 03/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLDCROFT, RICHARD P Employer name Village of Brookville Amount $79,838.18 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUYEA, JASON Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,838.17 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEL, SHAWN J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $79,837.17 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLER, JOY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $79,837.09 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERT, DWAYNE M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $79,836.49 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,835.81 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIONE BARBER, KRISTY A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $79,835.14 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, ANTHONY L, III Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $79,834.89 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $79,834.39 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONURA, JAMES F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $79,834.31 Date 02/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, MARILYN D Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $79,833.95 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, KATHY L Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $79,833.48 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLMUTTER, RONALD Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $79,833.23 Date 03/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLAMARE, MATTHEW R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $79,833.20 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASNIK, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $79,833.20 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ARTHUR D, JR Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $79,832.64 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTFELD, ELIZABETH Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $79,832.59 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDOFA, SAMUEL O Employer name Monroe County Amount $79,832.39 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $79,832.11 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERS, TOKIESHA T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,832.09 Date 07/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JAMES G Employer name Village of East Williston Amount $79,832.01 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSNER, MARIE L Employer name Village of East Williston Amount $79,832.01 Date 01/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVIRAM, JESSE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,831.97 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, THOMAS F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,831.78 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ROBERT M Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,831.51 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEADMAN, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Albany Amount $79,831.14 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPORAL, PETER Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $79,831.07 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, DEBRA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $79,830.97 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERBACH, THOMAS M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $79,830.71 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POARCH, PHYLLIS G Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $79,830.61 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $79,829.68 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIRNS, SUZANNE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,829.05 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YANIRA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $79,828.66 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEFARELLI, EDWARD M, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $79,828.62 Date 02/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System