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 CROWLEY, ANN E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $75,471.38 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,471.31 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $75,470.59 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOYCE A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $75,470.51 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIA, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,470.32 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, CAITLIN O Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $75,469.89 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $75,468.51 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONNA S Employer name Delaware County Amount $75,468.32 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JAMES F Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,467.80 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $75,467.78 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRANA, MARGARET A Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,467.28 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, RALPH P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $75,467.07 Date 02/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDQUIST, DANIEL J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $75,466.89 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLER, DONALD R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,466.56 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JORGE E Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $75,466.36 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THARP, MITZI Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $75,466.29 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ELISABET Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $75,465.86 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHELLE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,464.92 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, VICTOR D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $75,464.72 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBEK, BRENDON J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $75,464.09 Date 12/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEL BIONDO, GERILYN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $75,463.37 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOETTCHER, FREDERICK C Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,462.94 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, JEANINE D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $75,462.54 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, PATRICIA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $75,462.46 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRANT, CHARLES M Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $75,462.05 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZENGA, PATRICIA L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $75,461.62 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, TENCE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,461.25 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROJAK, WENDY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $75,461.12 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,461.10 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, WILLIAM F Employer name Erie County Amount $75,460.74 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MIKE Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $75,460.72 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, VICTORIA A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $75,460.21 Date 03/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DARREN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $75,459.99 Date 03/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, SHEILA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,459.89 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDANY, JAMES G, II Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,459.88 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABER, ROSALIE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,459.88 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINAGE, ALAN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,459.88 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, ERIC Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,459.88 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHAM, ANDREA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,459.88 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, WILLIAM F, III Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $75,459.88 Date 11/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLAPALLI, SUBHASH C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $75,459.88 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCONA, DANIEL P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $75,459.88 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, SHANETTE N Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $75,459.66 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DOLL B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,459.59 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, RICHARD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $75,459.22 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINO, MICHAEL H Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $75,459.04 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGORRA, CRYSTAL E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $75,459.01 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, MARY D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,458.83 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,458.34 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANTI, BEATRICE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,458.28 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPYN, EILEEN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,458.28 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, ANGELA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,458.28 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTMANN, FLORENCE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,458.28 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTLIN, WILLIAM T, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,458.27 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, JENNIFER J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $75,458.04 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNEY, OWEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,457.92 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, ELISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,457.57 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BRIAN S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $75,457.24 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILZEANE, ROXANNE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,456.56 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBAN, KELLY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,456.51 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, RONALD L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,456.48 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, DONALD C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,456.34 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, MAUREEN D Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $75,456.29 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $75,456.08 Date 07/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINARDO, LISA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $75,455.64 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-LEMMON, COLLEEN ANN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $75,455.50 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, STEWART C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $75,455.31 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, LAURIE S Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $75,455.27 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO, GREG Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $75,455.04 Date 10/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMPA, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $75,454.86 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAO, CHERYL M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $75,454.84 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAM, PETER F Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $75,454.82 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGGIA, KAREN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,453.96 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHERYL D Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $75,453.46 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $75,452.82 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, KEVIN M Employer name Albany County Amount $75,452.70 Date 09/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, ANDREW M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $75,452.68 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKA, JAN M, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $75,452.07 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEUDY, WILHELM L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $75,452.00 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SALLY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,451.99 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, JOHN M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $75,451.67 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, LAURA K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $75,451.56 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAN, ERIC W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $75,451.17 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JAMES F Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $75,450.80 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, DAVID W Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $75,450.77 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZ, ROBERT P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $75,450.65 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, MARTHA G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $75,450.32 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAME, PETER W, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $75,450.08 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, ADAM J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $75,450.04 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $75,450.02 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMILLION, TIMOTHY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $75,449.97 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDOLPH W, JR Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $75,449.58 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSIE, CRAIG E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $75,449.56 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, LAURA J Employer name Town of Union Amount $75,449.04 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTZER, KENNETH G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $75,448.57 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARA-MOORER, SARAN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,448.53 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, JOSHUA D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,448.41 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, VICTORIA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,448.25 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, BELINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,447.54 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SANGHYUN Employer name Department of State Amount $75,447.33 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System