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 DALTON, JOSEPH D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,402.49 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTARI, DEANA D Employer name Oneida County Amount $77,402.40 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, LISA P Employer name Oneida County Amount $77,402.32 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODOREPAULOS, SERAFIM M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,402.20 Date 01/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, CLINTON T Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $77,402.11 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KEVIN C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,401.92 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARGOL, RYSZARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,401.89 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, BRIAN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,401.86 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGREEN, MARK J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $77,401.56 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, JEREMY F Employer name City of Corning Amount $77,400.66 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, JEFFERY K Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $77,400.25 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, RACHELLE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $77,400.11 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, OWEN G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,400.11 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIGAN, KRYSTAL L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,400.04 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, BRIAN P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $77,400.03 Date 03/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, GINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,400.00 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DANIEL J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,400.00 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, AMY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,400.00 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, MEGAN R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,400.00 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, ASHLEY N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,400.00 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, STEVEN R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $77,399.87 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GEORGE A Employer name Albany County Amount $77,399.86 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DENNIS W Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $77,399.75 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, KEVIN A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $77,399.74 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNEN, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $77,399.47 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCENTE, TERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,399.36 Date 06/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMEY, DENISE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,399.22 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLL, DIANE N Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $77,398.19 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEY, JOHN W Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $77,398.06 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, BRIAN K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $77,397.91 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMMON, MARY L Employer name Education Department Amount $77,397.61 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, STEVEN B Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $77,397.40 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, SHELLY R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $77,397.38 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGELLO, SUSAN M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $77,397.09 Date 02/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, ANDREW D Employer name City of Albany Amount $77,396.81 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIFU, NICHOLAS Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,396.75 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $77,396.61 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, KRISTEN A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $77,396.60 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOLSKI, MAUREEN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,396.00 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHNER, FREDERICK M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $77,395.91 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYLAN, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $77,395.59 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, KEVIN D Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $77,395.21 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $77,395.15 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUDASH, SHIRLEY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,395.11 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, SCOTT J Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $77,394.92 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGONA, JOSEPH S Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $77,394.83 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOMINO, JOSEPH Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $77,394.67 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLY, APPU Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,394.51 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, POWELL A, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,394.46 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKINLEY, ANNIE G Employer name Essex County Amount $77,394.40 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, DAVID W Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $77,393.64 Date 11/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKY, GARY K Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,392.62 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZO, ANTHONY M, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,392.26 Date 06/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHLEY, LEONARD C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,391.86 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, GARY J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $77,391.51 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, ROBERT, JR Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $77,391.47 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOVIC, MELISSA A Employer name Albany County Amount $77,391.13 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGELMANN, JOSEPH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,390.56 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, EARL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $77,389.03 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, TAMMY I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,388.68 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZANSKY, ELLIOTT Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $77,388.40 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIO, ROWELL T Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $77,388.30 Date 04/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARK A, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,387.98 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, FELIX A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $77,387.89 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, SEAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,387.56 Date 06/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LINDA A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $77,387.48 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ERIC N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,386.39 Date 08/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHMEADE, VANESSA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,385.79 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JAMES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,385.76 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIACONA, JOSHUA Employer name City of Albany Amount $77,385.53 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DE WAL, SCOTT Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,385.09 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHERYL P Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,384.96 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, JANET A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,384.23 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RAQUEL L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,384.18 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSON, KENDRA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,383.91 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,383.63 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALESTIERE, DAVID J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 10/23/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKLEY, JULIE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 04/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONN, FRANCIS E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLERAME, DEBORAH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 09/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, DAVID H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, VERNON J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDICK, LAWRENCE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CHARLES W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAREMZA, JASON P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, MAUREEN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSS, RICHARD T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, JEFFREY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 01/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SHELLEY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 03/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SAIN, SUZANNE W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, LEONARD L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 01/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHNEY, DAVID G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABEWANIEC, JASON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERGES, SUSAN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 12/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LISA Y Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDARSKY, CHRISTINE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MICHELE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 05/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNSKI, RICHARD H, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,383.31 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System