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 LONEY, TISHA P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $76,384.09 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVIK, VIKTOR Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $76,383.26 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Middletown Amount $76,383.26 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEDUC, COLE D Employer name Clinton County Amount $76,382.90 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTORILLO, DANIELLE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,382.51 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIGO, RONALD J Employer name City of Beacon Amount $76,382.49 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASCONE, SALVATORE Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $76,382.40 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, MATTHEW D Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $76,382.24 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, HEATHER M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,381.66 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSENFORT, AMANDA E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,381.66 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $76,381.57 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, WILLIAM E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $76,381.36 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DERRICK T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $76,381.03 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CATHERINE K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $76,380.94 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, LEON H Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $76,380.90 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHORST, ROBIN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,380.33 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLEI, TINA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,380.24 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, WILLIAM J Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,379.90 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SALLY M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $76,379.89 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAUL W Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,379.67 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENBORN, WADE E Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $76,379.62 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, PAMELA A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $76,379.56 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAMES P Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $76,379.55 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARCEY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $76,379.40 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PETER S Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $76,378.95 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, EMILY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,378.88 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, KARL J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $76,378.59 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDER, RICHARD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $76,378.31 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLK, FREDERICK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $76,377.90 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, DOMENICA Employer name Clinton County Amount $76,377.89 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECONTE, LEDINOIS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $76,377.14 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERODEFF, JASON S Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $76,377.04 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,376.15 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATAJCZAK, RANDY R Employer name Erie County Amount $76,375.31 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JAY P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $76,375.00 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIQUERAS, JEANNETTE D P Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $76,374.77 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSIN, MICHAEL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,374.59 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $76,374.38 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULPA, CORTNEY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,374.32 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MONIQUE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $76,373.44 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJIGAS, LAWRENCE T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $76,373.15 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, ALAN R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $76,372.17 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMLEY, BRIAN E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $76,371.94 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KEVIN M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $76,371.75 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DAWN M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $76,371.66 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVERLY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,371.62 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,370.94 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIAN K Employer name City of Rye Amount $76,370.47 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-BERRIOS, CHERYL C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $76,370.31 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDELL, LYNETTE K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,369.38 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUCH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $76,369.26 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MLCOCH, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Chester Amount $76,369.15 Date 03/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS E Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $76,368.53 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, AMOS, JR Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $76,368.17 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVIRA, LINDA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $76,368.14 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGEN, HENRY R Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $76,368.07 Date 12/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJOLES, ROLLEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $76,367.24 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, VILZZA-O'MARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,366.68 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYOS, JORGE H Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $76,366.33 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, PATRICK E Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $76,365.87 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TODD M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,365.56 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSA, JACQUELYN N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $76,365.39 Date 04/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, PAUL D Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,364.83 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SHAWN R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $76,364.76 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KAREN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $76,364.07 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, ALLISON K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,363.99 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNEREY, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,363.16 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $76,362.68 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MARK A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $76,362.47 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOGUT, SARA R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $76,362.33 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, EDWARD P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,362.21 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SHARLON Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $76,362.18 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTTS, ANN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $76,362.08 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, DAVID J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $76,361.16 Date 06/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRABLE, KATHLEEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $76,361.06 Date 01/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,360.67 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITUK, PHYLLIS E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $76,360.53 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PETER, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $76,360.53 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSSA, ROBERT C Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $76,360.26 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOXHORN, KURT G Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $76,360.03 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKY, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $76,359.82 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MARGARET A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $76,359.36 Date 08/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENISE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $76,359.34 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JACQUELINE D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $76,359.12 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAQUIDARA, JILL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,358.78 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDON, LORI A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $76,358.35 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPRINZIO, DAVID D Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,358.06 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, MATTHEW F Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $76,357.85 Date 01/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PESCE, ROBERT A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $76,357.78 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSAMO, DIANE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $76,357.78 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, KEVIN P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $76,357.66 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, PAUL C Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,357.60 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, KARL P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,357.55 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTANELLA, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $76,357.13 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MAEBELL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $76,357.07 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILIO, PATRICK Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $76,357.06 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ELAINE Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $76,356.81 Date 07/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, SHARITA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,356.70 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDOLFINO, AMY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $76,356.14 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, WADEZ Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,355.92 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System