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 BRUNO, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,982.04 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINUCCI, MATTHEW J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $74,981.88 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ADDEZIO, JOSEPH C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $74,981.80 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADHA, JASBIR K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,981.52 Date 12/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JUDITH C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $74,981.45 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, OMAR A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,981.22 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMP, JON THOMAS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,980.51 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KEITH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,980.47 Date 07/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JODI A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $74,979.61 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $74,979.09 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIERNAN, PATRICK J Employer name Rockland County Amount $74,978.41 Date 10/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMINUCCI, ROBERT J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $74,978.32 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROBERT L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $74,978.01 Date 01/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKLOSA, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,977.97 Date 02/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT A Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,977.74 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILCH, PEGGY A Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $74,977.44 Date 07/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, DARRYL J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $74,977.31 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COME, DIANE E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,976.90 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, WANDA G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,976.54 Date 11/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOZIER-OWENS, SHERI A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,976.49 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIECKER, JAMES F Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $74,976.40 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAM, ELIZABETH HEUBEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $74,976.40 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, WILLIAM R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $74,975.28 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, ALEXANDER K Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $74,974.99 Date 03/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DIANNE C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $74,974.68 Date 06/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINOWSKI, FRANK A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $74,974.61 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINCH, KRISTEN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,974.53 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGNEAUX, SHAUNNA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,974.53 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WESLEY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,974.53 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOWAN, GARTH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,974.53 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, LYNDA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,974.30 Date 06/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $74,973.72 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUG, JAMES M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $74,973.65 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, SAM Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $74,973.59 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, JAMIE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,973.52 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, MARY LOU Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,973.46 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, JEREMY L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $74,973.43 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANNA, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,973.43 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, CATHERINE E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $74,973.32 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, JOHN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $74,973.30 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURO, SAL A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $74,972.96 Date 05/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, NICOLE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,972.90 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, MICHELLE S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,972.20 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEBEL, PETER K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $74,972.01 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKULICH, RHONDA J Employer name Broome County Amount $74,971.73 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUBERT, NATHAN W Employer name Clinton County Amount $74,971.67 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPADULA, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $74,971.19 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, DALE P Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $74,970.96 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, ROBERT Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $74,970.78 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, EILEEN A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $74,970.33 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, ANDREW P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,970.14 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRELLER, JAMES S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,970.11 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWEL, JEFFREY B Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $74,969.98 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, CAROL A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $74,969.65 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITI, CHRISTA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $74,969.64 Date 08/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDO, MELISSA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $74,969.59 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, SCOTT D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,969.21 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, RYAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,968.95 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STEPHEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,968.72 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCI, AMIE M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $74,968.47 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SEAN R Employer name City of Albany Amount $74,968.31 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTH, LENA Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $74,968.27 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, EDWARD W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,968.15 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODE, KEVIN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $74,967.71 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIPERTI, CARMINE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,967.41 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $74,967.35 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPICE, JOSEPH C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $74,967.04 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DERRICK Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,966.85 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, KENNETH W Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $74,966.77 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, TWANA J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $74,966.08 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, IANTHE I Employer name Cortland County Amount $74,965.53 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLECH, THOMAS D Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,964.87 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RICHARD J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,964.51 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LYNN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,964.36 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, GERALD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $74,964.11 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, LINDA H Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,964.06 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MICHAEL T Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $74,963.32 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIER, TERESA A Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $74,963.22 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UEBELHOER, CHARMAINE K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $74,962.38 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, SARA B Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,962.34 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERZINO, ROSEANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,961.69 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURETON, BRIAN P Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $74,961.34 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALASSO, JAMES J, III Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $74,961.16 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, JEANNE R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $74,960.94 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, LORI JEAN D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $74,960.06 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, ADAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,960.01 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, STEVEN Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $74,959.71 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIR, EVERTON A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $74,959.69 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTERELL, LISA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,959.21 Date 04/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, TIFFANY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,958.47 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, ALISON B Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $74,958.30 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ELBEN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $74,957.81 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKO, MOLLIE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $74,957.68 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJARCZUK, PETER S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,957.16 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMASTER, STEPHEN K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,957.08 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,956.97 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, PATRICIA A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $74,956.61 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JUDY L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $74,956.61 Date 10/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDREDGE, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $74,956.57 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORM, KAREN A Employer name Albany County Amount $74,955.72 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System