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 TO, SIUCHUI Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $79,049.01 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LUIS B Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $79,048.67 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANKS, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $79,048.01 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, MARK D Employer name Wayne County Amount $79,047.91 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADMORE, DEITRA L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $79,047.85 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERO, TERRI L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,047.74 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOSTO, ROBERT J Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $79,047.71 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, LEROY R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $79,047.39 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANO, KURT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,047.30 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSHIP, SALLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $79,047.13 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWICKLBAUER, FRANZ J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $79,047.03 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,047.01 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, D'JYNA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,046.24 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZZI, GERARD P Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $79,046.10 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLNIER, CHRISTINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,046.03 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, ROBERT G Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $79,045.60 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOM, JOHN N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,045.44 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROBERT E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,045.33 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, LATURNA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,045.02 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDDISI, STACEY S Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $79,044.42 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESENBERGER, DIANE P Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $79,044.42 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIC M Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $79,044.42 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARZ, WENDY K Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $79,043.80 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERNST, ELIZABETH M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $79,043.77 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERIN, SEAN S Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $79,043.50 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, MORGAN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,043.34 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINNING, JEANNE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,042.74 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, TYLER M Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $79,041.90 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT A Employer name Erie County Amount $79,041.89 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DARIN S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $79,041.70 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, DEAN S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,041.68 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, RENEE A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $79,041.61 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESAY, FATMATA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $79,041.29 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $79,041.24 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEECHUM, LONNEL R Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $79,041.08 Date 03/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARITZA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,040.65 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, GARRICK W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $79,040.37 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MAUREEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,040.25 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, RANDOLPH B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $79,039.17 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURANO, PAUL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,038.76 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERUBIN, DEBRA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $79,038.04 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDESON, ANTHONY J Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $79,037.52 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, JEAN MARIE Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $79,037.45 Date 12/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRADER, DIANE L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $79,037.39 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, MICHAEL S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,037.28 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNZINGER, DANIEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,037.28 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ERIC W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $79,037.13 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSA, KATHLEEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $79,036.57 Date 10/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLEN, ASHLEY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,036.41 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, NICOLE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,036.34 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, SUE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $79,036.31 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARRACCI, CORA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $79,036.12 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ROBERT S Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $79,035.89 Date 03/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, GABRIEL E Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $79,035.84 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, GEORGE F Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $79,035.60 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANS, STEVEN F Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $79,035.59 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, SHAWN C Employer name City of Utica Amount $79,034.90 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCARPATI, RONALD A, JR Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $79,033.80 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, YEVONNE R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $79,033.54 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DAVID Z Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $79,033.51 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUP, JOHN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,033.09 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIK, MICHELLE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,032.48 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $79,032.10 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHEFFLER, JASON L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,031.91 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $79,031.65 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON-AHEE, MARIE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,031.13 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCE, TRACY A Employer name Albany County Amount $79,031.09 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLENGEE, LOREEN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $79,030.96 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, STACY R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,030.81 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEILTY, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,030.46 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMANN, IAN S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $79,030.20 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JASON D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $79,030.04 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DAVID L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $79,029.47 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, CHRISTOPHER R, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $79,029.22 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, TIMMY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $79,029.16 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAIRE, DAVID A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $79,028.84 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIANG, RUOWEI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $79,028.37 Date 08/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, EDWARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,028.36 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALDERISI-KOHLMEIER, ELIZABETH Employer name Rockland County Amount $79,027.77 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, BRUCE K Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $79,026.87 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPP-HILTS, ASANTE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,026.67 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, JESSICA R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,026.35 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, MARK E, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $79,025.74 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, RAFAEL E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $79,025.68 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NATHAN A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $79,024.67 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRUMGOLD, DAVID E Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $79,024.31 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIKLAVA, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,024.26 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHEA, LEE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $79,024.13 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, PAUL D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $79,023.86 Date 06/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEALON, SEAN L Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $79,023.60 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAH, LISA M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $79,022.21 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRLEY, MICHAEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,022.14 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEINER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $79,021.80 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $79,021.70 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-MATOS, CARMEN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $79,021.42 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, DONNA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,021.27 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, MATTHEW J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,021.13 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, ARTHUR J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $79,020.66 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBRAGD, DOUGLAS W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $79,020.59 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, LAURA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,020.58 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System