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 HAMLIN, DAVID C Employer name Broome County Amount $74,903.47 Date 01/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DAVID A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,903.45 Date 12/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, ANTONIO Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $74,903.35 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHARLI B Employer name Essex County Amount $74,903.18 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $74,902.47 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, JORGE LUIS Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $74,902.42 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, NICOLE S Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $74,902.11 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RAVIL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $74,901.89 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIALOWSKI, RALFA J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $74,901.63 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERLING, COURTNY J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,901.45 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TINA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $74,901.08 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,900.72 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, PETER Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $74,900.56 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, WENDY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $74,899.84 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIAPIS, HOLLY S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $74,899.83 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENISH, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,899.82 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLISON, SHANE W Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $74,899.75 Date 07/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LUIS A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $74,899.72 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECTOR, SANDRA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $74,899.60 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JAMES H Employer name Somers CSD Amount $74,899.33 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, TERRI Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,898.27 Date 05/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,898.27 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCH, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,898.15 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, CHERYL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $74,898.00 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEVASCO, JANEEN Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $74,897.76 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BONNIE K Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $74,897.45 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICKBOHM, SCOTT S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $74,897.45 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, BRENT C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $74,897.45 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIDZICK, JAMES S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $74,897.45 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,897.45 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUSKI, JOEL S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $74,897.45 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAKOWER, SEAN P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $74,897.45 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $74,897.45 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIN, MEME A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $74,897.45 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, AKIA Q Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,897.45 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROICI, CHARLES Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $74,897.11 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONTE, SILVIO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $74,896.26 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOROSYAN, GAYANE F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $74,896.16 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMENY, CHARLES V, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $74,896.07 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, JAMES A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,895.92 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSAMICO, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Utica Amount $74,895.83 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ELAINE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $74,895.54 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHURA, JEROME C Employer name Erie County Amount $74,895.28 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKOLA, NICHOLAS P Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $74,894.98 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MATTHEW R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,894.83 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZER, STEPHEN A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $74,894.44 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPECK, ANTOINETTE Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $74,894.00 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, LINDA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $74,893.52 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JULIE H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $74,893.32 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWS, EDWARD Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,892.57 Date 09/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVOKEVICH, ROBERT J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,891.77 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUDHRY, MANSHA K Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $74,891.61 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TANYA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $74,891.18 Date 05/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGA, MITCHELL M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $74,890.89 Date 08/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGNANO, JAMES P, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $74,890.87 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, DEBORAH S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $74,890.79 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, PATRICK D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,890.46 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, RACHEL E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $74,890.37 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMENT, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $74,890.25 Date 07/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CORLETA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $74,889.84 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, REGINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $74,889.84 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, PAUL A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $74,889.84 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, PATRICK J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $74,889.84 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, THOMAS Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,889.81 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOVSKY, ROBERT K Employer name City of Olean Amount $74,889.00 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GERALD W Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $74,888.70 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLAN, MAURICE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,888.51 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMROZY, JAMES J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $74,888.17 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, GRACE A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $74,887.86 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MATHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,887.58 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARWAR, ABU K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,886.88 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, LISA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $74,886.54 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, YOLANDA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,886.48 Date 10/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CALVIN K Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $74,886.40 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, IVETTE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,886.20 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SEBRINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,886.10 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, AUGUST J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $74,885.91 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGALE, MICHAEL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,885.28 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MERLIN N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $74,885.14 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINO, CHRISTINE J Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $74,885.08 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LAURA B Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $74,884.67 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRIAN C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $74,884.62 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLO, JACK Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $74,884.38 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTABONA, GAETANO Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $74,884.23 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANIEL L Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,884.22 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARD, MARK A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $74,883.98 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, SAMUEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $74,883.88 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, BRUCE E, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $74,882.63 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SCOTT M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $74,882.62 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABUSHESKY, REBECCA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,882.62 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, KEVIN D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $74,881.99 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JULIE F Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $74,881.86 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATU, DENNIS A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,881.80 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $74,881.73 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERSON, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,881.49 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBIS, KARLA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,881.40 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILKEARY, TINA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,880.91 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZHAPPILLY, JOY O Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,880.84 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GEORGIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,880.55 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, SHEELA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $74,880.39 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System