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 GAYNE, JULIE L Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $78,364.58 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BEER, THOMAS M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $78,364.29 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, JONATHAN Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $78,364.26 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDELL, CRAIG T Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $78,364.25 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, DEBORAH H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,364.09 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIC R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $78,364.07 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFELE, JENNIFER W Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $78,364.07 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTPETIT, KATIE E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $78,364.07 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DORIS Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $78,364.07 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESNUT, WALDA C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $78,364.07 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMAHA, MARIA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $78,364.07 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, CINDY DALE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,362.75 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, LLOYD S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $78,362.63 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CYDCHARRISE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,362.53 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MELISSA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $78,362.53 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, COLIN R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,362.53 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, HORACE T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,362.48 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTHBERT, STEVEN G Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $78,361.76 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERVEEN, ROWSHON Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $78,361.75 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, FELTON J Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $78,361.49 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $78,361.19 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PAUL B Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $78,359.98 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, CHAD W Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $78,359.95 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREL, LINDA E Employer name Erie County Amount $78,359.82 Date 12/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,359.78 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KEVIN F Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $78,359.73 Date 12/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPOWSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,358.90 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DANIEL J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $78,358.61 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, DWAYNE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $78,358.48 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHROSTOWSKI, SHARON A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $78,358.34 Date 03/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, TINA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $78,358.32 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, ROBYN E Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $78,358.00 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, TAMARA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $78,357.65 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGADO, VICTOR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,357.41 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASANT, LILAWATTIE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $78,357.41 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHNER, BRIGITTE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,357.30 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUICKSHANK, MERVYN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $78,357.08 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SHAWN E Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $78,357.03 Date 04/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN EYCKEN, J KEITH Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $78,356.99 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSA, PETER D Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $78,356.70 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, REGINA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,356.51 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, DENISE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $78,356.24 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JAVIER Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $78,355.80 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT, CARMINE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $78,355.77 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, TIFFANY N Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $78,355.70 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Albany County Amount $78,355.61 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODTMAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $78,355.20 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, LAURIE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $78,354.94 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDASZ, WILLIAM E Employer name Erie County Amount $78,354.91 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYMON, JACK R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $78,354.84 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARRINGTON, STEVEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $78,354.84 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLS, HOWARD Employer name Department of Health Amount $78,354.84 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASHENKO, STEPHANIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $78,354.84 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GALE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,354.84 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOZORETZ, DEBRA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,354.84 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGER, AMANDA LYNN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,354.84 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, NICHOLAS E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,354.84 Date 08/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCHNICK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $78,354.84 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORKA, ROBERT D, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $78,354.84 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANERJEE, HIRENDRA N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $78,354.84 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MICHAEL I Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $78,354.84 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, PATRICK J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $78,354.84 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPONITSKIY, DMITRIY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $78,354.69 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUICKSHANK, VENICE M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $78,354.69 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, SHAWN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $78,354.52 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVELO, JOSE W Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $78,353.26 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, TESSA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $78,353.24 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DENISE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGRO, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAVOLINO, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMASI, JAMES L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JEANETTE C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOLA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 02/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, DANA C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTER, BEVERLY A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTERICH, LAUREN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, ELLIOT M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 06/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADANZA, JAMES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITRANO, JESSICA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, REBECCA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMISON, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANE, STEVEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GEORGE, III Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,353.16 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARYBETH S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $78,353.03 Date 09/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIKE, JEFFREY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $78,353.02 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALABA, PATRICIA M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $78,352.79 Date 05/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REELE, MARC J Employer name Niagara County Amount $78,352.35 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIGLIANO, MARIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $78,352.33 Date 05/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLI, ERIN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $78,351.99 Date 07/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAEZ, FRANKLYN Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $78,351.98 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEX, MICHAEL Employer name Erie County Amount $78,351.70 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTINGER, STARR N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $78,351.69 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFRENNING, BARBARA J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $78,351.03 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADALIAN, KRISTY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $78,350.46 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIQUER, TIMMY E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $78,350.39 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANOS, ENRIQUE F Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $78,350.35 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURICCHIO, WILLIAM G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $78,350.19 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, LEONARD P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $78,350.14 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System