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 ORWAT, KATHLEEN F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $77,247.67 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, CHARLES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,247.59 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKHILL, FRANCES Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,247.52 Date 11/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, KAREN N Employer name Jefferson County Amount $77,247.44 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GUSTAVO C Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $77,247.32 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, LORRIE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,247.17 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESAVENTO, ANN MARIE Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $77,247.07 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDERSTROM, STEPHANIE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $77,246.95 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, RAYMOND R, JR Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $77,246.82 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ADAM J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,246.62 Date 11/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, RAY L Employer name Erie County Amount $77,246.37 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ROXANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,246.20 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIERI, REGINA Employer name Erie County Amount $77,245.40 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, RICHARD J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,245.36 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, DAWN M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,245.16 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, CAROLE S Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $77,245.13 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCK, JOSHUA R Employer name Village of Medina Amount $77,245.01 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JAMES G Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $77,244.82 Date 08/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, INEZ Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,244.76 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMMER, MICHELE M Employer name Madison County Amount $77,244.70 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KEVIN F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $77,244.56 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAIR, KIM S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $77,244.35 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ANGELA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $77,244.33 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEDS, JUSTIN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,244.27 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORSE, DARLENE C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,242.98 Date 12/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRECCHIA, ROCCO Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $77,242.54 Date 12/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, RANDI Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $77,242.22 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPP, JUANITA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $77,241.81 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKRA, BRIAN Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,241.77 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, JESUS A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $77,241.51 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, VITO Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $77,240.69 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULFARO, DOREEN A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $77,240.48 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JOHN A Employer name Broome County Amount $77,240.05 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSE, LORENZO Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $77,239.88 Date 05/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, CHARLES J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,239.64 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JENNIFER L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,239.05 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, JAMES C Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $77,238.38 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANNER, SHAWNIKA L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $77,238.05 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDO, SHANE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,237.87 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, PATRICIA E Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $77,237.78 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, CRESCENZO Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $77,237.47 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $77,237.36 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERER, DOUGLAS W Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,237.11 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMLET, STEVEN Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $77,236.79 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JOSE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,236.72 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, RICHARD C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $77,236.43 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIAMO, ANTHONY D Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $77,234.96 Date 04/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, KEISHA S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,234.60 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, AZMAL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $77,234.23 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, GAYLE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $77,233.85 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATLING, TRACEY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,233.58 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNICK, KIMBERLY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,233.02 Date 08/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYNOW, BARRY E Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,232.75 Date 03/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor Fire Dist Amount $77,232.72 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVARDSEN, THOMAS E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,232.71 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOLY, THIERRY W Employer name Authorities Budget Office Amount $77,232.67 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $77,232.50 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BRIAN C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $77,232.25 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOVACICH, JOSHUA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $77,231.60 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNETTA, LORETTA JO Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $77,231.59 Date 11/28/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CECILIA M Employer name Albany County Amount $77,231.53 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, CARLETON J, III Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $77,231.33 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, REESE W Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $77,231.11 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAR, RICHARD A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,231.07 Date 01/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $77,231.06 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDEY, PAUL M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $77,230.91 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ALBERT L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,230.72 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIN, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $77,230.58 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTREWSKI, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,230.54 Date 04/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNET, KRISTINA P Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $77,230.26 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, MICHAEL J Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $77,230.18 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, DEANNE L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $77,230.08 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENEAULT, JOEL D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $77,230.08 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, PAMELA L Employer name Crandall Library Amount $77,229.84 Date 02/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLOTA, REBECCA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,229.62 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBRA, CARLA H Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,229.22 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOMIKOS, VASILIS Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $77,229.00 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, HOLLY M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $77,228.99 Date 03/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDELLA, CONSTANCE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,228.99 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, TRACY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,228.99 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIGAN, JAMES H, III Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,228.99 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,228.99 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPP, KELVIN S Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,228.99 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVER, KRISTEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,228.99 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DEAN R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $77,228.99 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIAZA, DENISE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,228.99 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, FAITH MAYA Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $77,228.83 Date 08/24/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KIM N Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,228.68 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASZEWSKI, PAUL E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $77,228.36 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, ROSA A Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $77,228.17 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDREE, ANGELINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,228.11 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, STEPHEN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,227.76 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LAURIE Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $77,227.40 Date 07/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, BERNARD Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $77,226.89 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAM, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $77,226.76 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BADAGLIACCA, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,226.21 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, LANCE E Employer name Erie County Amount $77,226.13 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, JASON P Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $77,225.98 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, JUSTIN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,225.96 Date 05/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHISEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,225.96 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System