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 PLARR, JANET L Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $76,729.79 Date 04/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORELLI, NICHOLAS J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $76,729.48 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINKBEIL, CATHERINE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $76,729.48 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JASON L Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $76,729.46 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENENDEZ, RICARDO Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $76,728.88 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, MARIA E Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $76,728.83 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, STACEY L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $76,728.06 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHMAN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $76,727.50 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JANET V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $76,727.14 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, PAUL D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $76,726.98 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, TIMOTHY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,726.68 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBUCCI, TAMMY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $76,726.55 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEANS, ROSEZETTA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,726.07 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITER, ROBERT G Employer name City of Troy Amount $76,725.92 Date 03/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATAILLE, MAX, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,725.58 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATRINA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $76,725.52 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, BRYAN C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,725.40 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEL, SHELDON J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $76,724.95 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOEL M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $76,724.93 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, STEVEN T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $76,724.83 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREHM, JOHN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,724.25 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINOPOLI, PAUL L Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $76,723.76 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, ANDREA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,723.34 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, JAMIE L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $76,722.81 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, LENA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $76,722.24 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMANN, RYAN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $76,722.06 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAGLIO, MATTHEW M Employer name Department of State Amount $76,721.92 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVERHENRY, ROSEMARY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,721.67 Date 08/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONNA, RICHARD Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $76,721.52 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, SHANTE SHANIQUE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,721.22 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOHN R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $76,721.10 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUERLINGS, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,720.63 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONWUKA-AGBAI, NENA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,720.57 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERLY, SCOTT E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $76,720.12 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOSS, TINA M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $76,719.79 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOTTA, DANIEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,719.54 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARTHA H Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $76,719.27 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAJBOR, LAWRENCE S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $76,719.27 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LILIANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,719.20 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, JAMES J Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $76,719.00 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, AMY L Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $76,718.96 Date 09/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, ANUAR J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $76,718.93 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPATIN, JARED R Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $76,718.54 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, TRENT M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $76,718.36 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $76,718.20 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, COLLEEN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $76,718.19 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERL, JONATHAN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $76,717.85 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINGOIA, MARY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,717.15 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TERESA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $76,717.13 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDERLAND, BARBARA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,717.00 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, CHARLES J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,716.74 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PAMELA P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $76,716.56 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, ALVIN E, III Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $76,716.31 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONE, PAULA C Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $76,715.94 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURA, EMINE A Employer name Ontario County Amount $76,715.90 Date 03/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, DONNA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $76,715.78 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, IVAN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $76,715.59 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTI, TAMARA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,715.54 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDWITH, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $76,715.34 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $76,715.26 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, DEREK E Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,714.94 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOULERMOS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $76,714.51 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-DESIR, KASSANDRA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $76,714.37 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLGAN, SEAN P Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $76,714.31 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTHMANN, CHARLES W Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,713.34 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, HENRY N D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $76,713.33 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JAMIESON J Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $76,712.91 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, STEPHANIE N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $76,712.61 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, MARIO, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,712.48 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLINAN, MARY M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $76,711.52 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, BIANCA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,711.46 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHE, KETLY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $76,711.05 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, SALVATORE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,710.86 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, CLARENCE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,710.48 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIK D Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $76,710.47 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADHURST, DAVID J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $76,710.25 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DAVID J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,710.16 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUZINER, FRANCIS X, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,709.92 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVELDING, CARRIE ANN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,709.89 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONAGH, MARTIN N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,709.25 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, GARY E, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $76,708.54 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, NATALIE B Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $76,708.52 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUISI, JOSEPH C, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $76,708.37 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, PAMELA W Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,708.28 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA OSA CRUZ, DAVID M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,708.12 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, LISA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $76,707.95 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTORIA, JOHN Employer name Broome County Amount $76,707.92 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICOB, TINA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $76,707.65 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRESTONE, SCOTT R Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,707.65 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, SANDY Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,707.63 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRELAND, LINETTE Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $76,707.58 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CLARA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,707.42 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSCIA, FRANK, JR Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $76,707.40 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAESSLER, CAROL S Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $76,707.17 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, JANE F Employer name Newburgh Housing Authority Amount $76,706.92 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, DOROTHY G Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $76,706.80 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFTEN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $76,706.74 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATON, MICHAEL J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $76,706.57 Date 08/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TAMARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,705.26 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUDSEN, VINCENT N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,704.43 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System