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 HALABURKA, DENISE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELINSKI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/24/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, CHERYL E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFE, BARBARA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHRYN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONCAK, JANICE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASON, SUSAN L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROGIACOMO, SUZANNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIA-CLARK, HADIL T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, MARY T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON-ROBERTS, MADDIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, ROSEMARIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, SUSAN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PEGGY C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,745.75 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMEROTA, JOHN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, NICHOLAS W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, DUANE C, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAFFIN, EDWARD M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, LORETTA S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGOTT, NEIL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIYAM, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $79,745.75 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOPPA, RICHARD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DAVID E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $79,745.75 Date 11/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, CHRIS E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $79,745.75 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $79,745.75 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JEFFREY S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZELLI, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $79,745.75 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, PATRICK T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $79,745.75 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, DANIEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $79,745.75 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCILO, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $79,745.75 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOWUS, TIMOTHY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $79,745.75 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, MICHAEL L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $79,745.75 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, GERARD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $79,745.75 Date 11/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, GERALD, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZYK, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $79,745.75 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KAREN N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $79,745.75 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $79,745.75 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, SAMUEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $79,745.75 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDWELL, PAMELA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $79,745.75 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, GARTH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $79,745.75 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDZYUK, PAVEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $79,745.75 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, ERIC G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $79,745.75 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALUZNY, IGOR M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $79,745.75 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURELLO, GERARD N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $79,745.75 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBECK, RICHARD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $79,745.75 Date 05/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWICK, MICHAEL M V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $79,745.75 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, ALTON K Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $79,745.75 Date 02/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GINA MARIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,745.56 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, NORMA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,745.46 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, COLLEEN A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $79,745.40 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, MICHELLE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,745.10 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,745.03 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALBANDIAN, JOHN S Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $79,744.79 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, HARRY L, III Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $79,744.67 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CLARISSA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $79,744.63 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCE, THOMAS R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $79,744.49 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, IVAN Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $79,744.06 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRICONE, VICKI L M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,743.94 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL-CAPERS, KIM Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $79,743.84 Date 09/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DANIEL J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $79,743.47 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW G Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $79,743.43 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, PATRICK A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $79,743.32 Date 07/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAPIEDRA, MARIANNE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,742.73 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMALHETE, ALEXANDRE Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $79,742.31 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAVID A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,741.89 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSEL, ROBERT F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $79,741.72 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, ELIZABETH R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $79,741.70 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, RYAN W Employer name Livingston County Amount $79,741.51 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLA, JEAN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,741.40 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHART, DAVID M Employer name Cornell University Amount $79,741.03 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JASON R Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $79,740.82 Date 12/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GOLIER, RONALD D Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $79,740.76 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KEVIN D Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $79,740.61 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, ERIC J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $79,740.49 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMENDRAL, TERESITA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $79,740.44 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVOSIE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,740.26 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ELISSA B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,740.26 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASULLO, ERIN M Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $79,740.08 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG-ROSS, CARLA M E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $79,739.93 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,739.40 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTARI, CLAUDIO Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $79,739.17 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGUE, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,738.90 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVLER, DANIEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,738.50 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, KEVIN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,738.50 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, KAHLIL G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,738.33 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA-SMITH, DANIELLE M Employer name Orange County Amount $79,738.33 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MONICA B Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $79,738.23 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, SEAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $79,738.20 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,736.65 Date 04/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $79,736.65 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXDORF, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $79,736.47 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, STACY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,736.20 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, EVELYN R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $79,735.96 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, MING-SUN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $79,735.91 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGACKI, LINDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,734.76 Date 12/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System