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 ELLIS, AARON M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $75,797.26 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COWAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name City of Oneida Amount $75,797.24 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKOKOS, LISA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $75,796.97 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIACOMO, PETER J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $75,796.75 Date 05/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRETTE, COREY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $75,796.68 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DWIGHT T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $75,796.37 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, MARIE A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $75,796.21 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, DANIEL W Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $75,796.17 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, TIMOTHY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $75,796.04 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, BARBARA A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $75,795.78 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWALL, JASON R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $75,795.58 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSKY, DAVID K Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $75,794.93 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEON, EARL S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $75,794.12 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THASNAVIS RODRIGO, HENSON R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,793.90 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARCO, JASON M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $75,793.74 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, JEREMY R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $75,793.72 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, PEGGY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,793.67 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUITIERI, DAVID C Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $75,793.38 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, FRANCIS P Employer name City of Utica Amount $75,793.21 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JESTER, RODNEY D, JR Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $75,793.17 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIBS, FRANCES Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,793.06 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDES, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $75,792.98 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DESIREE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,792.94 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORIO, SOLANGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,792.40 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUDANT, NINA L Employer name Orange County Amount $75,792.30 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADZEN, NANCY E Employer name Commack Fire District Amount $75,791.37 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROW, LORI C Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,791.29 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, DONNA J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $75,791.01 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KAREN R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $75,790.96 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, JEREMY J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $75,790.68 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, FLOYD H, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $75,790.39 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHEKE, PATIENCE O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,790.36 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ANGEL L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $75,790.26 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, ANTHONY A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $75,789.75 Date 03/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, JAMARL K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $75,789.35 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JAMES C Employer name Rockland County Amount $75,789.35 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, JAMIE R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $75,788.98 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORZYNSKI, AMBER L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $75,788.98 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JEFFREY D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $75,788.98 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, TIMOTHY N Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $75,788.60 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACIKA, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $75,788.57 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERST, DOUGLAS P Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $75,788.56 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLESTERO, TAMMY MARIE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $75,788.51 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDHEAD, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,788.23 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WENDY Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $75,788.05 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Northport Amount $75,787.84 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JOHN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $75,786.78 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, PAUL M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $75,786.66 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, JACOB R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $75,786.29 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DAVID H Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $75,786.11 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $75,786.07 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, EILEEN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,785.81 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANIS, DORCILIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $75,785.56 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, JULEEN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $75,785.02 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, VINCENT Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $75,785.01 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PAIGE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,785.00 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTI, MARLO L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $75,784.79 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, GABRIELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,784.65 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, KATHRYN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,784.52 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANGELO, JANET Employer name Sullivan County Amount $75,784.11 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRUK, FRANK P, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $75,784.05 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHNER, MICHAEL E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $75,784.04 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, BETH Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $75,783.74 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, GARY R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $75,783.62 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, MARLENE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,783.52 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARCUS M Employer name Albany County Amount $75,782.89 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCIONE, MATTHEW F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,782.63 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DENNIS F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $75,781.92 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RENEE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,781.41 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, DANIEL F Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $75,781.40 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINKS, JOSEPH H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $75,781.06 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMERY, PATRICK M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $75,780.49 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, BENITO A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $75,780.37 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, STEVEN S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $75,780.00 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, ROBERT J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $75,779.97 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, PAUL L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $75,778.87 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, GARY R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $75,778.57 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Perry Amount $75,778.27 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAAS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $75,778.26 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAHAN, JAMES M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $75,777.60 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISLER, JOHN E, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,777.18 Date 07/10/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, ERIC P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $75,777.11 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOERTZ, HEIDI L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $75,777.10 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOIN, JOHN W Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $75,776.89 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AMY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,776.17 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANESEY, ANDREW C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,776.00 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, STEVE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $75,775.80 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARISSA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $75,775.64 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONIS, DANIEL T Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $75,775.42 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, BRENDA A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $75,775.17 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JULIET R Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $75,775.16 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, JOSEPH E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $75,774.88 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ROBERT L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $75,774.18 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, JOHN J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $75,774.05 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RAFAEL Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $75,773.95 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOSKY, PAUL J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $75,773.45 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGACKI, TIMOTHY M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $75,773.42 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABOZZI, PATRICIA J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $75,773.09 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILL, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $75,773.08 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGILANTE, MATHEW P Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $75,773.05 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System