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 FENNELL, HEATHER D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $79,153.04 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARVAT, JAMES P Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $79,152.24 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF-CONYERS, JACOVIE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,151.94 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, KATHLEEN R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $79,151.91 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, THEODORE D Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $79,151.71 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYMOUTH, AMY M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $79,151.69 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, CARL B, JR Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $79,151.63 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANZI, JOSEPH P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $79,151.63 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSE, ANDY Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,151.59 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $79,151.15 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STEPHEN D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $79,150.33 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, LEAH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,149.85 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIBYL, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,149.41 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $79,149.33 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIKOWSKI, JOSHUA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $79,149.25 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, WLODZIMIERZ Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $79,148.80 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, RONALD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,148.39 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINI, MICHELE C Employer name Putnam County Amount $79,148.11 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMICH, DIANE J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,148.05 Date 05/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, VIOLA S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,148.05 Date 02/21/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNSETT, SUSAN L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,148.05 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARRON, DIANA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,148.05 Date 02/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, CLARE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,148.05 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMERT, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,147.79 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAGHAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $79,147.77 Date 10/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, LYTESSIA D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $79,147.73 Date 03/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAURENTIIS, KARIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $79,147.25 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTHA, VARTIKA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $79,146.38 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $79,146.19 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBERGO, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $79,145.87 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,145.85 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAKOWSKI, FRANK J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $79,145.52 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTO, BRIAN M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $79,145.46 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISIGNANO, RICHARD Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,145.45 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, HEATHER Y Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $79,145.44 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MIGUEL A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,144.96 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATUM, FRANK M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,144.31 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATAR, SHAMSOODEEN Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $79,144.31 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $79,144.07 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, JOHN W Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $79,143.52 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHURANAYAGAM, RAYAPPU J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $79,143.19 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASON, DARNELL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $79,142.64 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, PATRICIA Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $79,142.03 Date 12/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVO, EDWIN Y Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $79,141.97 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASICSKO, MICHAEL A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,141.79 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTHERSELL, DOUGLAS J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $79,141.47 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULDEN, LAURA E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $79,141.43 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPFIELD, ILONA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $79,141.30 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, BETH L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,141.07 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, EDWARD J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,141.03 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, MONICA Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $79,140.45 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS-WILLIAMS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,140.43 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, VALERIE N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,140.43 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEY, DUNCAN S, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $79,140.15 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDER, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $79,140.06 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, STEWART A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $79,139.78 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LYLE E Employer name Ulster County Amount $79,139.55 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHT, BETH R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $79,139.42 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARTH, KAREN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $79,138.98 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYWICKI, RONALD J Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $79,138.48 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, DIANE N Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $79,138.30 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, KRISTIN A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $79,137.91 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPPINGER, BONNIE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $79,137.79 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUMA, JEAN P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $79,137.52 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, SCOTT Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,137.40 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, STEVEN L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,136.69 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCQUE, JEFFREY A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $79,136.68 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINE, ANDREA G Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $79,136.60 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELL, KEVIN P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $79,136.53 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSANO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $79,136.47 Date 01/01/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TIMIKA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $79,136.31 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ROBERT M Employer name Ontario County Amount $79,136.10 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERCHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,135.41 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGERA, MARIA Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $79,135.28 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, CHIANG A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $79,135.10 Date 11/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWET, JENNIFER B Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $79,135.02 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAGHEN, DANIEL J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,134.76 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRES, DONALD J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $79,134.75 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUTTO, ALAN M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,133.86 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, ROLANDO Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $79,133.67 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $79,133.65 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, BRENDAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,133.55 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURGISON, JOEL V Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $79,133.31 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHR, TANYA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,133.01 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSHUA M Employer name Warren County Amount $79,132.76 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTILLERO, ARMIEL M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $79,132.70 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $79,132.53 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT-THOMAS, DAWN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $79,132.48 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, GERALDINE M Employer name Albany County Amount $79,132.44 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, VIRGINIA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $79,132.26 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIER, KAMENKEY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $79,132.09 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKO, LAURA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,132.06 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, TRACY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,131.96 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, DAVID C Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $79,131.69 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEITH Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $79,131.36 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABIBULLAH, ARFANULLAH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,131.36 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEITH A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $79,131.00 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, EDWARD P Employer name City of Kingston Amount $79,130.88 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN MIDDELEM, LISA A Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $79,130.73 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, TAMELIA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $79,130.68 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System