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 GRAFF, ORRIS F Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $77,360.12 Date 02/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $77,360.08 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU MOND, CRAIG S Employer name Delaware County Amount $77,359.85 Date 02/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MICHELLE R Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,359.80 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MICHAEL H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,359.04 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMSTER, MICHAEL D Employer name Erie County Amount $77,358.88 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, ALLISON M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,358.71 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANCA, CRAIG A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,357.97 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARLOS L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,357.96 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENLON, JACQUELINE S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $77,357.25 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, MARTIN P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $77,357.25 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JUDITH E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $77,357.25 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, STEVEN C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $77,356.93 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,356.27 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, THOMAS M Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,356.20 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMITER, CHERYL L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,356.06 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JOANNE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $77,355.88 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDY, NELSON Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,355.83 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, JOHNNY Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $77,353.78 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, MARTIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $77,353.53 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUBNER, J WESLEY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,353.27 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CANN, REBECCA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $77,352.54 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,352.22 Date 12/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, GARY R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,352.08 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTONIA, FRANK J, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $77,351.24 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, EILEEN M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $77,350.94 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBINSKY, DMITRY B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,350.93 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, DAVINDER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $77,350.69 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALE, MICHAEL F Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $77,350.62 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICENTE, DAVID J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,350.62 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,350.20 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, ELLEN Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $77,350.13 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,349.97 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLODNIAK, WALTER W Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $77,349.88 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, JAMIE W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $77,349.79 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, AUBRE P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,349.53 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GENERAL P, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,349.19 Date 11/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DEBORAH Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,348.88 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, STEVEN K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $77,348.76 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCELLO, RONALD J, JR Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $77,348.44 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, VANESSA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,348.43 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,348.22 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $77,348.13 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPPEN, JEAN M Employer name Orange County Amount $77,348.03 Date 02/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, KENNETH F Employer name Montgomery County Amount $77,347.90 Date 05/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLANE, WILLIAM D Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $77,347.63 Date 02/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGIBAY, ALBERT Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $77,347.54 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABSTOCK, LAURA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $77,346.66 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAARSCHMIDT, MARK F Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $77,346.11 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMING, JOHN W, JR Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $77,345.77 Date 11/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKEN, JEFFREY S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $77,345.74 Date 02/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIME, JOSHUA M Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $77,345.57 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSTAFA, NIKEISHA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,345.36 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, NADINE S Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $77,345.24 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, TIMOTHY P Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $77,344.40 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JASON E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $77,343.92 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUDDE, MARIE Y Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,343.33 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, JOHN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,343.03 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANESE, BART R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,342.41 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, RENEE S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $77,342.39 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, LAURIE N Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $77,342.05 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRVIN, GREGORY E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,342.03 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, COLLEEN ANN Employer name City of Cortland Amount $77,341.55 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOMERS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $77,341.48 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENNIS E Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $77,341.23 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, JACK P Employer name City of Fulton Amount $77,341.22 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANIER, BEVERLY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,340.82 Date 10/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROPP, MICHAEL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,340.02 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEY, REBECCA D K Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,339.65 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXON, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,339.59 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARIELLO, AQUINTINO, JR Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $77,338.67 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $77,338.61 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MAHON, JACQUELYNE E Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $77,338.38 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZON, LOUIS A, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $77,338.37 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIOLA, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,338.24 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHINI, SEBA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,338.03 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, PEGGY Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,337.64 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWISH, PAULA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,337.64 Date 06/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, KENNETH W Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $77,336.08 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASE, AMY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,335.80 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, KAREN A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $77,335.31 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JASON S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,335.04 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, PARISH B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $77,334.61 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRBACK, AMANDA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $77,334.15 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARLTON Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $77,333.74 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCHER, THOMAS M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $77,333.71 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGELE, THOMAS Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $77,333.34 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURFITT, THOMAS T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $77,333.27 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVANNAH, ROGER J Employer name Orange County Amount $77,333.06 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMADORE, DREW M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,332.84 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BLASI, PHILIP R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,332.82 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTL, WILLIAM E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,332.80 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO-GRANADOS, LEONARD P Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $77,332.76 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, ANN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,332.63 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUES, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $77,332.38 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, MARIA T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,331.98 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, THOMAS J, II Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $77,331.15 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, THOMAS E Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $77,330.71 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, DENNIS E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $77,330.67 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, SHANAE M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $77,330.41 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System