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 MAJOR, TANYA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,085.13 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CRAIG C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,084.98 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKUJUO, FRANCIS C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $76,084.90 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORK, SHARON D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $76,084.46 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, JOSEPH A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $76,083.80 Date 03/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRITY-YACUK, CHRISTINE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $76,082.36 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERON, DALE F Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $76,082.35 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARESE, ROBERT P Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $76,081.05 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, WILLIAM J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,080.94 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, EILEEN B Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,080.93 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, GEOFFREY M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $76,080.69 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, KHADIJAH P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,080.42 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZAL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $76,080.25 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUDIE, REBECCA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $76,079.82 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, CHRIS A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $76,079.47 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPIE, PAMELA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $76,079.45 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $76,079.19 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE PAULO, GERARD P Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,079.00 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZINSKI, JEFFREY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,078.90 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISEN, JOHN W Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $76,078.44 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRETTA, PATRICK G Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $76,078.41 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLIEGER, GREGORY J Employer name Oneida County Amount $76,078.37 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DAVID LLOYD Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $76,078.19 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, HORACE S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,077.59 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $76,077.55 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCAFOLA, JOSEPH C Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $76,076.77 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REECE, JOSEPH G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $76,076.67 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JOSUE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $76,076.55 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKS, LISA H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,076.54 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARDT, ADAM N Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $76,076.32 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $76,076.11 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTNIEWSKI, KEVIN Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $76,075.83 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, WILLIAM C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $76,074.68 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, JOHN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $76,074.41 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGNOTTI, CRAIG R Employer name Wayne County Amount $76,074.05 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZELL, RONALD J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $76,073.77 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, PRENTISE D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $76,073.67 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVES, LAWRENCE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,073.65 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, DOUGLAS D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $76,073.40 Date 07/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTON-MALCOLM, JANET S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $76,073.27 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, SUSAN Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $76,073.19 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLUCCI, LOUIS A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $76,072.82 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULETTA, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,072.58 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVIA-FINK, JACQUELINE Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,072.34 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MESEKA G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,072.17 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARQUINERO, MELISSA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,072.17 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANZ, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,072.17 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARIPERSAD, CINDY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,072.17 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, WINGLAM Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,072.17 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMEKA O Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $76,072.17 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, ROSELYN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $76,072.17 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SHAWNY D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $76,072.17 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, KAREN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $76,072.17 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, CRYSTAL L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $76,072.17 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUINO-JONES, JILL Employer name NYC Judges Amount $76,072.17 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHANIE A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $76,072.17 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, FRANCESCA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $76,072.17 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCQUAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome County Amount $76,072.13 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, EMMA S Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $76,071.70 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, KIM S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $76,071.66 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABONTE, ORANIA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $76,071.66 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, GREGORY W Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $76,071.57 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $76,071.46 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURIVAGE, CHRISTINE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $76,071.44 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVILLE, DEAN E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $76,071.38 Date 11/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, CESAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,071.25 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZWEIG, CATHERINE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,071.20 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSI, NANCY E Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $76,071.15 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JOY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,070.89 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, LYNN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,070.89 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, CHRISTINE D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,070.89 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERO, TRUDY H Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $76,070.33 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUERRIE, WILLIAM S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $76,069.34 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, DANY Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $76,069.13 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ERIN E Employer name City of Watertown Amount $76,068.84 Date 04/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, KELLI A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $76,068.84 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBLER, MARYANNE Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $76,067.56 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GUGLIELMO, ANDREW F Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $76,067.55 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-COLON, ELIZABETH Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $76,067.50 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOHANNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,067.25 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, MICHAEL S Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $76,067.22 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSEPH R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $76,066.95 Date 02/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUX, SCOTT E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $76,066.56 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, DEBORAH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $76,066.11 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JUSTIN A Employer name Columbia County Amount $76,065.97 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, GUYLAINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,065.82 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DJORDJEVIC, ALEX Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $76,065.78 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,065.72 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $76,065.67 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDERS, TAMIKA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,065.22 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOCELLA, RITA Employer name Putnam County Amount $76,065.05 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLY, DONNA Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $76,065.04 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDMILLER, JOHN T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $76,064.99 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJKOWSKI, GERALYN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $76,064.94 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, FREDDY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $76,064.59 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, GREGORY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $76,064.45 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JOSHUA J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $76,064.43 Date 04/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA-SAID, MILDRED Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $76,064.24 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, GEORGE M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $76,064.21 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOSEPH Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,064.07 Date 03/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System