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 LOREN, REBECCA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $77,291.47 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, MARK S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $77,291.19 Date 03/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, LAURA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,291.12 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKER, THOMAS G Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $77,290.96 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIPIDO, LOUIS A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $77,290.88 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESER, SUE ANN Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $77,290.81 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, JEFFREY L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $77,290.22 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCI, ANTHONY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $77,290.17 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JOHNNIE T Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $77,290.00 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPOROV, ALEXANDER Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $77,289.39 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHESHENE, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,289.06 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MERCEDES R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,288.69 Date 12/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, FRANK J Employer name Albany County Amount $77,288.66 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, AMY L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $77,288.38 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUELL, JULIE A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $77,288.06 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANNETTE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,287.93 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINELLO, RANDY J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $77,287.71 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEREK, VINCENT R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,287.50 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAK, JASON S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $77,287.47 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, EDWARD E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,287.34 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, MATTHEW W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,286.82 Date 05/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKISON, BRIAN M Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $77,286.60 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, OLGA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,286.39 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Town of Massena Amount $77,286.33 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ERIN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,286.08 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, DIANE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $77,285.44 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZAGUIRRE, MARIA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $77,284.99 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $77,284.72 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, ERIC A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $77,284.58 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,284.58 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANTIS, PETER A Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $77,284.50 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, WILLIAM D Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $77,284.39 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISENBERG, EDIE H Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $77,284.17 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ANTHONY B Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $77,284.14 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JASON R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,284.09 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, DERRICK Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $77,283.71 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, KATHY A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $77,282.92 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DIANA K Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $77,282.63 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MATILDE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,282.63 Date 04/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, MICHAEL H Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $77,282.56 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, KEVIN R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,282.56 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, FRANCES E Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,282.12 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, RENEE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,281.65 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAPI, JILL E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $77,281.17 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKER, LISA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,280.93 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, SHANNYN T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,280.64 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERTIN, LYNN R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,280.50 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRRIS, DANIELLE L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $77,280.34 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETTE, KEITH R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $77,279.49 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALOWSKI, STACEY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $77,279.39 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BERNARD L Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $77,279.14 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELY-MEANS, TONJA C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,278.82 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERR, SANDRA M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $77,278.71 Date 02/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, ATTILAH D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,278.26 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, STANLEY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,278.26 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICE, JAYDEN R Employer name Village of Massena Amount $77,278.23 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, HELEN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $77,276.97 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, DUANE K Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $77,276.93 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, MARIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,276.86 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOGUN, PATRICIA T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $77,276.28 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACRUZ-VALDEZ, MAYRA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $77,276.01 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MICHAEL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,275.86 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Tioga County Amount $77,274.88 Date 05/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, ERIKA L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $77,274.60 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMAN, PAUL V, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $77,274.31 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $77,273.99 Date 02/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, DAVID M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,273.98 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISCH, SCOTT W Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $77,273.85 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, SHARVELLE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $77,273.67 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, JOYCE Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $77,273.11 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFORT, VEDETTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,272.66 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $77,272.56 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARIANNI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,272.33 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREEM E Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $77,272.32 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SHARON D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,272.10 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLO, DEBORAH Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $77,272.06 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, KENT Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,272.04 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, DAVID A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $77,271.95 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, EDWARD P Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $77,271.74 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,271.73 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGGINA, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $77,271.60 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GEORGE J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,271.32 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NESTER L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,271.31 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, KATHERINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,271.23 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNS, LORI R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,270.75 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, KENNETH, JR Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $77,270.59 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEK, JAMES A Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $77,270.40 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, TRICIA A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,269.71 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, BRIAN H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,268.38 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWE, LISA WU Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $77,268.31 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, DAVID J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $77,268.13 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPETH, LURA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $77,268.01 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, SARAH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $77,267.61 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, OCTAVIA A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $77,267.60 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBIN L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $77,267.60 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAVERDE, KATHLEEN Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $77,267.60 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATE, THOMAS H Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $77,267.60 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, JOHN K Employer name Greene County Amount $77,267.45 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, DOMINICK Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,266.98 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOHN J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,266.97 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System