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 HOLDER-MAYZOUB, MELONIE D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,919.52 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, SANDRA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,919.52 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JULIE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,919.52 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,919.52 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELISE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $76,919.32 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDIGO, GREGORY P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $76,919.05 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBAUM, ERIC M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $76,918.87 Date 08/09/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, CASEY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $76,918.83 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFEN, JOHN M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $76,918.65 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, JONATHAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,918.34 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE MIEUX, DORIAN Employer name Education Department Amount $76,917.72 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, JAMES P Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $76,917.60 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHN, ROBERT M Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $76,917.34 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, JESSICA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,916.88 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHAEL P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $76,916.87 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $76,916.41 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, DAVID G Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $76,916.26 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $76,915.97 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SARANYA P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $76,915.28 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTYSKO, ROBERT J Employer name Albany County Amount $76,915.04 Date 06/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMES T Employer name City of Troy Amount $76,914.76 Date 02/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,914.75 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNA, PAUL P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $76,914.55 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLAMTHANAM, MEJO J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $76,914.39 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOCK, MICHAEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $76,914.38 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $76,914.30 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, LESLEY H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $76,914.02 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, JOHN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $76,913.91 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, BETH E Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $76,913.50 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Troy Amount $76,913.49 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, VIVIAN Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $76,913.22 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACIERNO, ANTHONY T, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,912.92 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURGAL, RICHARD F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,912.62 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, GERALD L, JR Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $76,911.77 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORTON, DANIEL J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $76,911.47 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DOMINQUE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,911.42 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATA, AMANDA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $76,911.16 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, CARLOS W Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $76,911.13 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLADDING, STEVEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,910.59 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVINESS, LETICIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,909.90 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, RICHARD D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,909.60 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETHERINGTON, THOMAS C Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $76,909.22 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODMERKEL, ADAM M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $76,908.66 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, JOSEPH A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,908.64 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEE, MITCHELL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $76,908.36 Date 06/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, GERALD A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $76,908.34 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STICKNEY, RICHARD H Employer name Erie County Amount $76,907.89 Date 11/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVER, THOMAS A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,907.40 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORELLI, JOSEPH D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $76,907.25 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERILL, DOUGLAS Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $76,907.22 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, MAURO Z Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $76,907.06 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, KYLE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $76,906.80 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, DENNIS P, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,906.79 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, BEVERLY I Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $76,906.79 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, CAROL Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,904.99 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, EDWARD P Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $76,904.83 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMA, LAUREN E Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $76,904.71 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFARTH, KENNETH E Employer name Somers Fire District Amount $76,904.07 Date 06/07/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURELLI, VALERIE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,903.70 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDLEIN, ARTHUR J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $76,903.19 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCE, DANIEL M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,902.60 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERSON, BRIAN S Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $76,902.37 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUNARIDES, MICHAEL Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $76,902.34 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $76,902.06 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $76,901.94 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMER, SCOTT M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $76,901.93 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, MEGHAN M Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $76,901.82 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESUE, BRENDA M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $76,901.78 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE TRAGLIA, GUSTAVE J Employer name Oneida County Amount $76,901.55 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, NATASHA Employer name Oneida County Amount $76,901.53 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIANG, YAN XIANG Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,901.47 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWSON, CYNTHIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,901.43 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWLEY, LANA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $76,901.10 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS, MARITZA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $76,901.10 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, LINDA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $76,901.10 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELKE, DEBORAH M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $76,901.10 Date 12/28/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, MICHELLI A Employer name Erie County Amount $76,900.99 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMANN, GEORGE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $76,900.72 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, ANDREW W Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $76,900.35 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, DENISE J Employer name Putnam County Amount $76,900.30 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, DONNA M Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $76,900.23 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JOHN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $76,900.04 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, JOHN C Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $76,899.94 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, EDDIE Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $76,899.24 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, JAMES Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,899.18 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWALK, ROBERT F Employer name Village of Greene Amount $76,899.04 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANI, AIKO Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $76,898.90 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, BRUCE F Employer name Jefferson County Amount $76,898.90 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROAS, DAVID Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $76,898.66 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSSART, MICHAEL A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $76,898.50 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ORLANDO Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $76,898.38 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDER, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $76,898.27 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JEREMY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,897.82 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, CHARLES J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $76,897.76 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHALLER, TODD R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,896.85 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANGELA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,896.36 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, BRYAN T Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $76,896.15 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JOHN N, JR Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $76,895.20 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSARO, JERRY Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $76,894.87 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BERNADETTE S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $76,894.81 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System