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 MORGAN, ANDREW Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $74,760.37 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, WILLIAM T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,760.32 Date 05/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METELLUS, LUCKNER Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $74,760.07 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGAW, JEREMY Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,760.02 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, MAUREEN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $74,759.69 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADINGER, PAUL T Employer name Albany County Amount $74,759.46 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEGHER, JAMES F Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $74,759.21 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANNON, HENRY C, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $74,759.19 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENTON, CHRISTIAN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,759.08 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PATRICK W Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,759.03 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, LAURENCE J Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $74,758.62 Date 03/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, WENDY A Employer name Education Department Amount $74,758.60 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS-KING, DAVINA A Employer name Education Department Amount $74,758.60 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAKTMAN, MERYL Employer name Education Department Amount $74,758.60 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOU, DEMETRIS Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $74,758.55 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURYLO, ROGER S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $74,758.53 Date 06/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONICK, CAROLINE H Employer name Town of Kent Amount $74,758.22 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, DAVID J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $74,758.12 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, BARTON S Employer name Clinton County Amount $74,758.10 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $74,757.75 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTRAY-DUNCAN, MARGOLYN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $74,757.02 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JOY A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $74,756.71 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIKLIER, LEE Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $74,756.32 Date 07/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNARTON, DEBORAH A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $74,755.32 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JASON W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $74,755.31 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, THERESA A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $74,755.27 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SHERRY Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $74,755.13 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KAREN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,754.05 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROBERT F Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $74,753.97 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, DEBORAH L Employer name Court of Claims Amount $74,753.56 Date 06/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, NANCY M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $74,753.56 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JUDITH A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,753.56 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DIANE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,753.56 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, CAROL A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,753.56 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROUX, KAREN A COUGHLIN Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,753.56 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, GLORIA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,753.56 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOLEY, NANCY E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,753.56 Date 09/14/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTKE, DEBRA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,753.56 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRY-SHARICK, ROBERTA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,753.56 Date 08/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZIARZ, BEVERLY J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,753.56 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALEK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,753.56 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TAMI MARIE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,753.56 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, DANIEL G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $74,753.47 Date 02/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEAF, CAROL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $74,753.16 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, KEITH I Employer name Tompkins County Amount $74,753.16 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONSINGER, KRISTINA L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $74,753.01 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, GREGORY L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $74,752.94 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMA, JASON P Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $74,752.09 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $74,751.76 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMCZAK, REBECCA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $74,751.75 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDER, DANIEL S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $74,751.66 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, LOURDES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,751.04 Date 11/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, BRUCE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $74,750.72 Date 12/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CAROL H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,750.46 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKINSHIP, TONI F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,750.34 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKERTON, BRIAN T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $74,750.32 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, DELORIS E Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $74,750.29 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, ALVARO Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $74,749.33 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANA, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $74,749.15 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, EVELYN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.08 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL-NEMRI, BASSAM T Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISTO, MICHELLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, ANTONELLA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBEIRO, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, SUZETTE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAPP, SUSAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTROW, JOHN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, CLAUDIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, LEONARDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOLIC, JASON W Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOM, DAWN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPIL, CLARAMMA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWELLYN, ELIDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, OLGA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 05/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, CARLOS G Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEURAUTER, MELISSA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DENISE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, NANCY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, TERESA Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 08/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KAREN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, HOMER L Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITLEY, TROY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUZO, CLARISSA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAVIER, XAVIER Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.07 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ALLEN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,749.06 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $74,748.89 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLIN, ADAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,748.43 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANNA-ORMANDY, KATHLEEN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $74,748.36 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-BURSIE, CARMEN L Employer name Education Department Amount $74,747.90 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAUJO, MARIA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $74,747.63 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMES Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $74,747.61 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARIPAUL, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $74,747.58 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, REBECCA L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $74,747.51 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLUPPETTA, FRANCIS M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $74,746.38 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPIS, JOSE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $74,746.28 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONAN, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Troy Amount $74,746.16 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAYAOU, DEBORAH L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $74,746.08 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIOSCIA, VINCENT M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,745.19 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System