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 SENATORE, ANNA E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $79,081.57 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, ROBERT L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $79,081.57 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBURKO, STEVEN D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $79,081.57 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCARELLI, ROBERT N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $79,081.57 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS-COLLINS, BRENDA H Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $79,081.57 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,080.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, THERESE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,080.51 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLACKI, PAUL J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $79,080.31 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDENROTH, PATRICIA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $79,080.10 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, LINDA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,080.00 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, GAIL D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,080.00 Date 11/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, LEE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,080.00 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, STEPHEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,080.00 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,079.72 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERNE, JOHN A Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $79,079.67 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, HILDA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,079.58 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, NING Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,078.35 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, SHELDON D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $79,078.22 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUFEGLISE, JEFFREY D Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $79,078.12 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHELE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,078.03 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, HAYDEE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $79,077.36 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGINS, CLAUDE G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $79,077.26 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWIE, ALFRED J, JR Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $79,077.25 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, WENSHENG Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,076.82 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, MELANIE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,076.82 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, NATHANIEL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,076.77 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCENZI, JANET Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,076.41 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERBA, JOHN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,076.38 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, ROBERTO A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $79,076.34 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, HARRY H Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,076.04 Date 03/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLKE, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $79,075.16 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, HARRY Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $79,075.14 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANGA, PRASUNA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,075.01 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILCHEY, CRAIG R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $79,074.70 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUSKIN, MARCIA Employer name Education Department Amount $79,074.27 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEICHER, BRUCE P Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $79,073.70 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKS, SARA H Employer name Town of Massena Amount $79,073.67 Date 11/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMCZAK, LEIGH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,073.41 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESNERCK, JON A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $79,073.38 Date 06/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, LISA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,073.33 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, KELLY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,073.26 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOTTIS, VIRGINIA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $79,073.15 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, JAMES F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,072.70 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, MICHAEL J Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $79,072.50 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, ANDREW P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $79,072.22 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, LYLE C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $79,072.22 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDINA, THOMAS Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $79,072.22 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINELLI, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $79,072.21 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLIOMENI, GIOVANNI Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $79,071.94 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, GREGORY J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $79,071.76 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZE, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $79,071.72 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLLA, JONATHAN M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $79,071.72 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHY, ERIC A, SR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $79,071.60 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLURI, ANITHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,071.44 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHI, YING Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $79,071.13 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,071.12 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVASSEUR, KIM F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,071.09 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRENZA, ANNE REGINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,070.58 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, YUNSHU Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,070.40 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROKAW, SUSAN G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $79,070.24 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACHTER, PATTI L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,069.68 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CRAIG W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,069.68 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRINO, JOHN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,069.68 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON, STEPHEN W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,069.68 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNER, LACE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,069.68 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, KEVIN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,069.68 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JANET L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,069.68 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NEIL A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,069.68 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKIW, HEIDI Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $79,069.68 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, HECTOR L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,069.68 Date 10/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KEVIN L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,069.68 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, MARY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,069.68 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRANAGHAN, MARY ANN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,069.68 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, MARK J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $79,069.50 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAS, MARICON Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,068.77 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $79,068.67 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAX, SEAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $79,068.41 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, DAVID R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $79,068.00 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, MI WHA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $79,067.38 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, PATRICIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $79,067.37 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, SARA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $79,067.08 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLICK, AMY L Employer name Orange County Amount $79,066.88 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST FLEUR, DIANE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $79,066.86 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, RUPERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,066.69 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, MARY S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,066.30 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERTH, TIMOTHY W Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $79,066.20 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $79,066.15 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANOVSKAYA, RAISSA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,066.11 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECK, STEVEN M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $79,065.60 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUANNO, ANTONIO Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $79,065.44 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WILLIAM T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,065.08 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNG, MICHELLE K Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $79,064.98 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, JOHN C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $79,064.91 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR CHRYS, LUCINDA S Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $79,064.66 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, JOHN M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $79,064.49 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VALERIE R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $79,064.28 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYSAK, WALTER B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $79,064.18 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NATTEN, CHARLES E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $79,063.99 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKTHIVEL, MAYURAPRIYAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,063.80 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $79,063.17 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System