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 ALLARD, ANDREA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $78,424.08 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUERLE, HEATHER C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $78,423.70 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, DENISE J Employer name Orange County Amount $78,423.70 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALY, RENEE F Employer name Department of Health Amount $78,423.61 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCOUTEN, MOREEN Employer name Orange County Amount $78,423.49 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, DANIEL J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $78,423.07 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATCHIE, ERIN K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,423.04 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,423.04 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIWAY, CAROLYN F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,422.93 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, DONNA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,422.26 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, THOMAS R, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,421.75 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEICHER, JASON W Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $78,421.15 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $78,421.14 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, GLENN S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $78,421.14 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, SHARON Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $78,420.33 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELYCH, LILLIAN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $78,420.31 Date 01/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKELIS, JEFF R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $78,420.26 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEENBURGH, DONALD J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $78,420.22 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGO, JAMES S Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $78,420.18 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRINCIONE, RUSSELL Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $78,420.14 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGRODOWSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $78,420.11 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXBECK, PAUL B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,420.06 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, YVONNE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,420.02 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOS REIS, LILIANA L Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $78,419.69 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDAL, ARUN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $78,419.60 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, THOMAS E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $78,418.37 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, FRANK S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $78,418.34 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, KELLEY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,418.29 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, ANTHONY P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $78,418.12 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, STEVEN J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $78,418.12 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, LANCE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.61 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABIC, DANIEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $78,417.45 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, JOHN F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.38 Date 08/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBISH, JULIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.38 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, DAWN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.38 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DEBORAH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.38 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLEK, ELIZABETH M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.37 Date 03/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYBENGRUB, ALEXANDER Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $78,417.34 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEKOWICZ, RICHARD P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.19 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIKOWICZ, MARK G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.19 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOON, JAY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,417.19 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WILLIAM P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,416.36 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENCHER, KATHRYN A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $78,416.18 Date 03/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAURISANI, GARY A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,415.88 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEKKER, ALIM Employer name Office of General Services Amount $78,415.81 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ADAM E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,415.74 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, ROGER F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,415.49 Date 10/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, HOWARD L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $78,415.48 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONARSKI, GARY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,415.26 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, JILL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,415.16 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATONA, JUDENE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $78,415.08 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTOG, LYLE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $78,414.96 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESSETTE, DONNA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,414.80 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOSO, LYDIA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,414.71 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, ANN G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $78,414.62 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPP, TIMOTHY P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,414.54 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAIO, MICHAEL I Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $78,414.41 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZOGAR, VICTOR W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $78,414.07 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMINARA, JAMIE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $78,413.96 Date 05/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, VIRGINIA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $78,413.89 Date 11/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, CHARLES C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,413.81 Date 09/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO FARO, ANDREW C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,413.61 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARRIER, BRENAN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,413.61 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, AMY G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,413.61 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBER, MICHAEL L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,413.61 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, MARCY G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,413.61 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMEL, EVAN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $78,413.61 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRION-RIVERA, FRANCIS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $78,413.61 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHENOUGH, DRUE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $78,413.61 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNER, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,413.60 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACHTA, DANIEL A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $78,413.52 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EROMENOK, MATTHEW P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $78,413.06 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DANIEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,412.64 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, KARRYL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $78,412.48 Date 11/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THANEY, ANN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $78,412.44 Date 10/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, DENNIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,412.37 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSNICK, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $78,412.29 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, WILLIAM E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,412.15 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DARNELL Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $78,412.03 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, VINCENT L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $78,411.66 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, NKQUIA L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $78,410.37 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, DENISE L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $78,410.05 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEY, CAROLYN A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $78,410.02 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, IVONNE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $78,410.02 Date 04/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIULLI, LINDA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,409.96 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL-REESE, HEIDI Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $78,409.51 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, VINCENT E, III Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $78,409.37 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, SEAN P Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $78,408.69 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYRE, PATRICIA C Employer name Oneida County Amount $78,408.56 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, FELIX Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $78,408.46 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SUSAN C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $78,408.46 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ELAINE D Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $78,408.46 Date 01/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, GILBERT Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $78,408.46 Date 08/20/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $78,407.65 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABB, BROOKS Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $78,407.42 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABOVSKY, SERGEY Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,407.10 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAKER, NATHAN S Employer name Niagara County Amount $78,407.08 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, WENDELLA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $78,406.48 Date 11/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JILL R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $78,406.26 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSSING, AARON T Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $78,406.26 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System