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 RICHMOND, FLEURY J, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,557.30 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, ADELINE Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $76,556.87 Date 05/03/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, NEREYDA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $76,556.87 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBY, EILEEN B Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $76,556.87 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, GARY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $76,556.87 Date 02/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSEON, MARLENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $76,556.87 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JUDITH Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $76,556.87 Date 04/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, EWA Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $76,556.87 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, BARBARA R Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $76,556.87 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, REGINA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,556.86 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPPE, RICHARD H, JR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $76,556.81 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RATLIFF, DAVID E, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $76,556.45 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOR, JASON A Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,556.38 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKYI, AMA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $76,555.83 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGIOTTA, JOHN Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $76,555.64 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, MAGIN L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $76,555.59 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, BRIAN B Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $76,555.20 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES T Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $76,555.05 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKS, SEAN M Employer name City of Fulton Amount $76,554.49 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURCI, DONNA R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $76,554.00 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, SUSAN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $76,553.68 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, MARC-DAVID Employer name Orange County Amount $76,553.65 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMAL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $76,552.61 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOSZ, PHILLIP J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $76,552.05 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULEY, JASON M Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $76,551.25 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIS, BETHANY H Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $76,551.05 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICALESE, PAUL L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,551.03 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALDONE, EVA R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $76,550.37 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $76,550.30 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, MARIA E Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $76,549.84 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, THAKADIYIL K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $76,549.57 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, KRISTY L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $76,548.25 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAWSON, MELINDA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $76,547.90 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JOHN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $76,547.86 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, MARCOS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $76,547.52 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVONE, THOMAS I Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,547.29 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTLANG, LYNDA H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,547.24 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, RANDY J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $76,547.21 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, WAYDE C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $76,547.20 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CARLA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $76,547.08 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $76,546.90 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONNA W Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $76,546.78 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELEFIELD, DAVID W Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,546.68 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, KOMEO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,546.65 Date 10/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, KATHRYN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,546.29 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,546.15 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANO, VITO A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $76,546.11 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILMANIS, ALDONA K Employer name Nyack Library Amount $76,545.80 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNER, STEPHEN H, III Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $76,545.62 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA-HILL, ISMENIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $76,545.46 Date 10/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMALFUSS, STEVEN W Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $76,545.24 Date 08/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, PETER W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,545.10 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, CHRYSTAL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $76,544.97 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CLAUDIA B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $76,544.85 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAWITCH, CHERYL M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $76,544.84 Date 08/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BENJAMIN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $76,544.79 Date 05/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMES, WILLIAM R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $76,544.74 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHININ, JORGE V Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $76,544.74 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, GEOFFREY P Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $76,543.84 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECICCO, GWENDOLYN J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $76,543.71 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSBACK, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,543.22 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, LOIS M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $76,543.17 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $76,543.11 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BARTOLO, JEANNIE Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $76,542.94 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIE, HAROLD E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $76,542.89 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILL, SUSAN L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $76,542.83 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, THOMAS C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $76,542.80 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITHERLAND, DANIEL E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,542.10 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKELMEYER, AMANDA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,542.10 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,542.10 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JAMES G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,542.10 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGANI, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $76,542.04 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREBALICK, ANDREW E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,541.79 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNIK, NONNA Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $76,541.09 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, NANCY J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $76,540.96 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, LISA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $76,540.95 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LAWRENCE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,540.62 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITHE, DENISE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,540.62 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, IAN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $76,540.15 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, PAMELA S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $76,539.80 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAH-VEGA, JILL J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,539.17 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISKE, JOEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $76,539.11 Date 11/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWEENEY, WILLIAM K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,538.58 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERMAN, LORIE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $76,538.52 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTON, SHAIINA K K Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $76,538.15 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUTTING, KEITH A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $76,537.66 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, PAUL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,536.78 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZLAUSKAS, CHARLES A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $76,536.76 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CUE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $76,536.74 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, MICHELE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $76,536.73 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, JENNIFER D Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $76,536.52 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, JOHN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $76,536.10 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID L Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $76,536.06 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'FEE, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,535.72 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEW, PAULA K Employer name Clinton County Amount $76,534.36 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MAUREEN Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $76,534.35 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTY, ELIZABETH S Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $76,533.94 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, GARY P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $76,533.85 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, CAROL A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,533.51 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVI-POKA, SRUJANA Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $76,533.51 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System