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 ROCKENSTYRE, MICHAEL C Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,409.48 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, COREY F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,409.43 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENTSCH, DERRICK A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $76,409.25 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, JAMIE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $76,408.80 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KHADEAN K Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,408.40 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, PATRICK J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $76,408.27 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, CARMEL A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $76,408.23 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSZKA, STEPHANIE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,408.22 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEY-WRIGHT, NADIA W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,407.89 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERR-CLARK, KEVIN J C Employer name Department of State Amount $76,407.88 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANIOLEK, DANIEL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $76,407.58 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, RANDI L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,407.38 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NANCY F Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,407.29 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ALEXANDER A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $76,407.26 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, LAURA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,406.81 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, ROBERT A Employer name Albany County Amount $76,406.19 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DONNA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $76,405.62 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, DANIEL J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $76,405.41 Date 01/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISOGNANO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $76,405.29 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMAN, CHRISTY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $76,405.09 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $76,404.96 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, BRIAN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $76,404.90 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, JOE J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $76,404.69 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, WILLIAM Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $76,404.32 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,403.65 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREW, FRANCIS M Employer name Department of State Amount $76,403.60 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEAUDRY, CASSANDRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,403.49 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, THOMAS H Employer name Broome County Amount $76,403.47 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $76,403.16 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCELL MITCHELL, JANET L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $76,402.75 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICK Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $76,402.60 Date 04/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESCH, GEORGE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,402.56 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KATHLEEN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $76,402.31 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JOHN H Employer name Orange County Amount $76,402.19 Date 03/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRELL, TASHA S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $76,401.84 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHEILA E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $76,401.79 Date 04/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARNITSKI, REBECCA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $76,401.33 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGOIA, MARISA Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $76,401.18 Date 12/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, KEITH M Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $76,401.15 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, CARLOS M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $76,401.00 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RENEE J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $76,400.99 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, RONNA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $76,400.63 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DENNIS P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $76,400.16 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, THOMAS S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,400.13 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, CHRISTINE T Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $76,400.13 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JIMMY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,400.09 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINSON, CINDY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $76,399.93 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, CESAR A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,399.85 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, GREG T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $76,399.59 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, STEPHANIE LOUISE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $76,399.28 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMINOVIC, BAJRAM Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $76,399.10 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDRY, EDWARD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,398.33 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMARA, JOHN M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $76,397.97 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, TRAVIS A Employer name Washington County Amount $76,397.83 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPALBO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $76,397.80 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, RYAN J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $76,397.67 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CHERYL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,397.39 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANO, SCOTT T Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $76,396.41 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DONNA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,396.28 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTINO, LISA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,395.83 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGLIA, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,395.74 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JOHN M Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $76,395.65 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORYCKI, SUZANNE L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $76,395.41 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRANO, JOSEPH V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,395.13 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUZZO, PAUL L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $76,395.05 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRR, LYDIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,394.69 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, DANIEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $76,394.57 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAFFI, TULA Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,393.35 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, SHELLEY A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $76,393.08 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $76,392.85 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGENHEIMER, ANNE R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,392.84 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLNER, MARK A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $76,392.71 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPENHEIMER, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $76,392.51 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, HANS J Employer name Chemung County Amount $76,392.30 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GEORGE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $76,392.04 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMIELEWSKI, ERIC J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $76,391.46 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ENRIQUE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,391.43 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, NETARSHA R Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $76,391.39 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, SUSANNA R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $76,390.92 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, BRUCE R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $76,390.45 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, MICHELE A Employer name Orange County Amount $76,389.90 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAASSMANN, JANET Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $76,389.74 Date 04/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, LISA A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $76,389.07 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLOWU, ABOSEDE Y Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $76,388.94 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIAFE, JANET Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $76,388.69 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,388.22 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIASOTTI, JEFFREY S Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $76,388.02 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKIN, RICHARD W Employer name City of Geneva Amount $76,387.84 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, CARA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $76,387.77 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, MICHELLE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $76,387.39 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, KATHRYN S Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $76,387.27 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $76,386.60 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRESTHA, ALINA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $76,386.52 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAK, EDWARD J Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,386.18 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABILON, MARK S Employer name Oneida County Amount $76,385.61 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECCIA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,385.33 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JEANINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $76,384.91 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, DARRYL T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,384.55 Date 10/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, EDWIDG Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,384.53 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODIE, SANDRA E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $76,384.37 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System