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 BAKER, BRETT W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $75,305.82 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, TYECHIA T Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $75,305.01 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGBUCCO, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $75,304.98 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLES, MICHAEL H Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $75,304.95 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, MARITZA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $75,304.88 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMBIANCHI, FRANK Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $75,304.47 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $75,304.06 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JUAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $75,303.89 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, RONALD E, JR Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $75,303.73 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWIE, JOHN K Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $75,303.56 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDAS, ALAN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $75,303.25 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTENO, CHERYL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $75,303.13 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, IRIS N Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $75,302.98 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLAR, CHRIS D Employer name City of Utica Amount $75,302.30 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOSHUA J F Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $75,301.93 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PECK, CAROL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $75,301.90 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORING, JAMES C Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,301.47 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNDY, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,301.28 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPALBO, ANTHONY Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $75,301.24 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALE, LINDA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,301.17 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, ROSE ANN Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $75,301.13 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURWITZ, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $75,301.05 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIONOV, YELENA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $75,300.77 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, JOSHUA M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $75,300.51 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $75,300.00 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMINGER, KAREN B Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $75,300.00 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRINO, MATTHEW T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $75,299.92 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JEAN C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $75,299.62 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, VITO Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $75,299.60 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, TINA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,299.32 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, GURCHARANJEET Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $75,298.61 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRADT, RICHARD A Employer name Albany County Amount $75,298.43 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARD, JUNTEL M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,298.23 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODHEAD, DARIN S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $75,297.31 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBERG, SARI L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $75,296.89 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDELLI, BARBARA F Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $75,296.79 Date 06/25/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $75,296.59 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, RYAN N Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $75,296.43 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLO, DENISE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $75,296.17 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, MARSHA E Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $75,295.63 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRATO, LESLY Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,295.59 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAITY, CASSANDRA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $75,295.32 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEMAND, BENOIT Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $75,295.19 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTENSCHON, ANDREA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $75,295.18 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, RANDOLPH M Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $75,295.08 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITZ, LANCE C Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $75,294.98 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUKATOS, STAVROULA M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $75,294.84 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAYYUM, NAZMUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,294.70 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, KIMBERLY T Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $75,294.64 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISKENDERIAN, PETER G Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $75,294.37 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARNER, LATOYA E Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $75,294.19 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, DONNA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $75,293.89 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, SHARI Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $75,293.88 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HERRON, JOHN M, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $75,293.57 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDUSKI, DENISE Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $75,293.32 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RYAN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,292.84 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, KYLE Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $75,292.79 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FABIANSKI, BRIAN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,292.55 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARTA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $75,292.37 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, ANGELA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,292.31 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, HARRIET Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $75,292.18 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, LISA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $75,291.95 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,291.80 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADICH, ANN Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $75,291.50 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $75,291.45 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, MATTHEW C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,290.62 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $75,290.35 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, JEFFREY S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $75,289.47 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSER, SHIRLEY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $75,288.96 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, AUSTIN T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $75,288.74 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, FRED R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $75,288.67 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAKI, TAMMY B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,288.49 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MARK E Employer name Town of Rush Amount $75,287.83 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, USHA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $75,287.44 Date 08/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE-JOHNSON, BRIAN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,287.26 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, MARK D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $75,287.09 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIE, EUGENE W Employer name Ontario County Amount $75,287.05 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ROBIN K Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $75,286.68 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAURE, ALICIA Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $75,286.60 Date 08/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, JAMES W, SR Employer name Clinton County Amount $75,286.53 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, JOSE O Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $75,286.40 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, MARIA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $75,286.33 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINAGEL, ELIZABETH E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,285.41 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLONE, MARIO A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $75,285.36 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANZA-SMITH, DIANA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $75,285.17 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZANA, YOMAR J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $75,284.90 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGELBERG, FRED J Employer name Rockland County Amount $75,284.45 Date 04/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEETAHAL, INDERA S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $75,284.08 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GLENN H Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $75,283.71 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDY S Employer name Oneida County Amount $75,283.46 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, MICHELLE A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,283.15 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBLA, VISHVESH K Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,283.15 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, LINDA J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,283.15 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, NELSON J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,283.15 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEPHANIE A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,283.15 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIJEWSKI, SUSAN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,282.88 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUESSFERD, LINDA S Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $75,282.70 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, VINCENT Employer name Rockland County Amount $75,282.54 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXEY, GLENN E Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $75,282.54 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, DORIS J Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $75,282.33 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System