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 VALCIN, SAINTILAIRE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $75,006.17 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, STEPHEN W Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $75,005.80 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, PAUL A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $75,005.42 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $75,005.26 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, TRISTA L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $75,005.04 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, ALEXANDER C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $75,004.98 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSH, ELLEN S Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $75,004.84 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAMORE, WILLIAM J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,004.78 Date 08/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DALE S Employer name Fulton County Amount $75,004.73 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $75,003.90 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHLINGER, RICHARD J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $75,003.17 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, JOHN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $75,003.02 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, KYLE H Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $75,002.80 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGATHAN, ZYBIN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,002.76 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ERNESTINE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $75,002.36 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREGROSSA, AL J, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,002.23 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSEO, CANDIDA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $75,001.77 Date 10/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTRUSITIS, ROSE M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $75,001.20 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMANN, DAVID J Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $75,000.73 Date 08/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KENNETH M Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $75,000.67 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, COREY P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $75,000.45 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAR, JEANNE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $75,000.40 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, AMY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,000.26 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, ANDREA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $75,000.12 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, PIERSON B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $75,000.12 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENZ, JOHN J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $75,000.12 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, GREGORY B Employer name Hyde Park Libr Dist Amount $75,000.12 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, SCOTT A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $75,000.10 Date 07/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUATTRONE, NICHOLAS R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,000.09 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDGE, MAUREEN T Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $75,000.06 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEVEN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $75,000.00 Date 04/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINE, KIMBERLY Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $75,000.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, KATHY A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $74,999.93 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLO, SETH A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $74,999.90 Date 06/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNI, JOHN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $74,999.86 Date 09/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, MARC A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $74,999.78 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-GOLDBERG, MELISSA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $74,999.61 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIA, BARBARA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $74,999.07 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $74,999.04 Date 10/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHINS, DEREK A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $74,998.45 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIZZO, ANTHONY Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $74,998.28 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICO, LISA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,998.19 Date 04/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTEL, ADRIENNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,998.19 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEPPER, MARY E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $74,997.59 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, KEVIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,997.59 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,997.54 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEJAIYE, SAMUEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,997.26 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, SHERRIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $74,997.15 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, TIMOTHY C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,997.13 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, DOMENICA M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $74,997.09 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDASCA, VALENTINA O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,996.49 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONORE-YEARWOOD, KEISHA F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $74,996.41 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, JENNY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,996.39 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUBRIAND, MARIA TERESA Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $74,995.95 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES B Employer name City of White Plains Amount $74,995.58 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEUNG, MICHELLE S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,995.22 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISER, JOHN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $74,994.60 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $74,993.30 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AURIZIO, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $74,993.26 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OHTAKE, R SEIJI Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,992.73 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, SARAH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $74,992.47 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSEY, JOSEFINA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $74,992.31 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCELLONA, KRISTEN N Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $74,992.31 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTEMPO, ROBERT J Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $74,992.11 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAREK, MICHELLE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $74,991.87 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREPTOW, NORMAN A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $74,991.48 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, MARK A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $74,991.29 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULCHER, PAUL J, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,991.26 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARITATO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,991.10 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOVELLI, JOHN Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $74,990.37 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DONNA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,990.36 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, MELISSA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $74,990.15 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, EDWARD J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,989.90 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORACCI, RALPH V, IV Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $74,989.85 Date 07/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEHMAN, JOSEPH D, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $74,989.63 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, PETER A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $74,989.60 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, YVONNE D Employer name Orange County Amount $74,989.34 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, VALERIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,989.24 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, PATRICIA A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,989.15 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, J.MICHAEL Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $74,988.73 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONDELLO, THOMAS J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $74,988.11 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIOLI, MARC A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,987.87 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JILL E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $74,987.80 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGON, BRENT W Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $74,987.40 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGIEL, VICKI S Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $74,987.10 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, NAKIA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $74,986.76 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGELIER, MARGARET H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $74,986.29 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTI, MICHAEL L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $74,985.51 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, VICTOR M, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $74,985.35 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,985.30 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISIEL, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $74,984.67 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOUX, DENIS P Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $74,984.64 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTINE, ADAM J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $74,984.15 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, KERRI Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,984.09 Date 12/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZLUGA, KRZYSZTOF J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $74,983.98 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, SWAYNE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $74,983.90 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIZ, CLAUDIA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $74,983.38 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOYBIS, LEV Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,983.17 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, VIRGINIA L Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $74,983.09 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALKEMUS, KENNETH C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $74,982.34 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System