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 FORMAN, WILLIAM G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,327.90 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, EAROL G Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,327.82 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, RODNEY W Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $76,327.74 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTA L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $76,327.64 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, CORY W Employer name Genesee County Amount $76,327.54 Date 12/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMISZEWSKI, STEVEN J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,327.48 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, DANIEL F Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $76,325.73 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEI, PATRICK V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,325.48 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAWENDER, KARA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $76,325.01 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BRANDON L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $76,324.94 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, BESSIE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $76,324.85 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $76,324.71 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHEY, CHANDRA D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $76,324.57 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEASDAY, PAUL S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $76,324.34 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, SAMIA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,324.01 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYNE, ALLISON M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,323.84 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BRADLEY J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $76,323.64 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTAUR, BRENDA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,323.55 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $76,323.14 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ELEANOR T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,323.12 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JAMES M, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $76,322.28 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, BRADLEY M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $76,322.25 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOJAN, JOHN H, JR Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $76,322.16 Date 06/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $76,322.02 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTT ROSENBLATT, COURTNEY L Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $76,321.81 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ERICK B Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,321.59 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JOANNE E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $76,321.41 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRED, DOUGLAS S Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,321.39 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFFERT, KENNETH J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $76,321.27 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, JONATHAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,320.60 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAMERE, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $76,320.51 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMFIELD, GENORA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $76,320.19 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, WILLIAM K Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,320.06 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, JOHN W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $76,320.05 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, VERONICA Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,319.97 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, ANDY P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,319.69 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHNING, ROBERT C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $76,319.25 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JOHN K Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $76,318.64 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELYCZKO, PAUL M Employer name City of Albany Amount $76,318.55 Date 10/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLOS, ALBERT J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,318.32 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIMAW, JAMES R Employer name Village of Canton Amount $76,318.27 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, JULIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,317.55 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, BRYAN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,316.65 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, CONCETTA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,316.17 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOSEPH A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $76,315.76 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAUTTI, GLENN T, JR Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $76,315.74 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ANDREA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,315.46 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERSON, JANET L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,315.39 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUROSKI, JEAN M Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $76,315.25 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, WILLIAM W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,315.02 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKES, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $76,314.90 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $76,314.72 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANINI, CHARLES C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $76,314.72 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GAIL C Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $76,314.66 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREZZI, LOUIS J, III Employer name City of Albany Amount $76,314.23 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, EDWARD Employer name Albany County Amount $76,314.10 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZA, ANTHONY J Employer name Columbia County Amount $76,314.10 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, CESAR M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,313.30 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODANO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $76,313.17 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLUCHAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $76,313.08 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, THOMAS E Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $76,313.04 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, PAUL J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $76,312.26 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, CRAIG P Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $76,312.11 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCHUM, ANNA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,312.08 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEREDYK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Ulster County Amount $76,311.95 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLINO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $76,311.88 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTICK, STANLEY P Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $76,311.67 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ROBYN L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,311.36 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RODNEY A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,311.18 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, MICHAEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $76,310.58 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ALLEN SCOTT Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $76,310.41 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALLUKALAM, ROSAMMA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $76,310.11 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, RAJI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $76,310.05 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIPINTO, MARIA T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,310.02 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DIANE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,310.02 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTOR, CECILIA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,310.02 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSME, MAURA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,310.02 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LAURA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,310.02 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZO, JUAN L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,310.02 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURET, ELIEZER Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,310.02 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ANA B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,310.02 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDITTO, TERESA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,310.02 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, VICTOR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,310.02 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, PETER L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $76,310.02 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINESTRO, JOHN J, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,309.90 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, LORI C Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,309.89 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,309.80 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMODY, WILLIAM J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $76,309.54 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLOW, SHEILA E Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $76,309.15 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAST, EGON W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $76,309.13 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUE, DAVID M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,308.51 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULAHANNAN, INNOCENT K Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $76,308.47 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPTMAN, RUSSELL R Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $76,308.40 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERKEVICS, KRISTEN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,308.14 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SBANE, PATRICK C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $76,307.78 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, VIRGINIA Y Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,307.24 Date 12/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAND, CARL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $76,307.10 Date 02/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, HARRIETT E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $76,306.70 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRANN, ROBERT J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $76,306.53 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, DAVID Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $76,306.30 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System