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 GAGE, JASON P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,137.40 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, KENNETH J Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $74,136.96 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBARY, JOHN A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $74,136.91 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIA, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $74,136.90 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMAN, SUSAN Employer name Ulster County Amount $74,136.80 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODA, ALAN C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $74,136.51 Date 09/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, SHIRLEY D Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $74,136.15 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGEY, LYNN M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $74,136.00 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $74,135.85 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAEFCKE, SANDRA F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,135.83 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $74,135.69 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, CORY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $74,135.55 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY-ROONEY, SANDRA J Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $74,135.50 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, PATRICK Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $74,134.64 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARIE, MARY BETH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,134.51 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONE, COLLEEN F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,134.32 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,134.27 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, CONSTANCE A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $74,134.12 Date 05/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERBERG, HOWARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,134.08 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, TERRENCE W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,133.94 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSS, HERMAN P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $74,133.86 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $74,133.70 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'RIORDAN, HEIDI Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,133.49 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTORIO, ANDREA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,133.40 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, KERRY J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $74,132.76 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, SUSAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $74,132.50 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENZA, SALVATORE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $74,132.43 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, NATHAN J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $74,131.98 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA-CUSTODIO, CARMEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,131.89 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, TERRENCE R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $74,131.58 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, PATRICIA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $74,131.17 Date 07/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LEILA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $74,131.15 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDO, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,131.11 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPFEL, MARK R Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,131.07 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MORIN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,131.02 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $74,130.82 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINBAR, ERIK T Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $74,130.78 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, THOMAS G Employer name Kings Park Fire District Amount $74,130.70 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CAROL Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $74,130.63 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICALESE, DOMINIC M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $74,130.41 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMOND, REBECCA S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $74,130.30 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, JUSTIN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $74,130.04 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANZIE, NICOLE T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $74,130.02 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHNA, ANITA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $74,130.00 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, NICHOLAS V Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $74,129.81 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,129.68 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUCCI, CLAUDIA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,129.12 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVAGLIA, JOY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,129.12 Date 04/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMURRAY, CAITLIN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $74,128.99 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULLI, STEPHEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $74,128.49 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, STEVEN A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $74,128.37 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEDI, SUPRIYA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,128.13 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERVO, JOSEPH J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $74,128.06 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINI, LUCIA D Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $74,128.03 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, SHEILA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $74,127.74 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SARENIA F Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $74,127.66 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAO, SE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,126.92 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE ZAGO, DEREK J Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $74,126.90 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, THOMAS J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $74,126.56 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, CHAD M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $74,126.12 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOX, HENRY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $74,126.11 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARWACKI, JAMES L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $74,126.01 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANINI, STEPHEN F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,125.78 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JESSICA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $74,125.77 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, BRETT W Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $74,125.59 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, KATHY L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $74,125.53 Date 09/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, PAULA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,125.33 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, NORMAN T Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $74,125.25 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, ROLANDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,125.06 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, DANIEL L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $74,124.99 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,124.76 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSBACH, FRANK A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,124.51 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, SHAWN R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $74,124.40 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BOVE, LOUIS P Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $74,124.23 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWEY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $74,123.62 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEICHER, BRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $74,123.49 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, ROXANNE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $74,123.39 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, YUN-CHIEUN LUCY Employer name Tompkins County Amount $74,123.39 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYOR, AARON R Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $74,122.86 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORHOUSE, JOHN W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $74,122.02 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $74,121.98 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, BRANDON R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,121.90 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEY, LEE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $74,121.78 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KATHERINE M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $74,121.56 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTEELNICK, DAVID M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $74,121.40 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILMY, KAREN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,121.33 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, LEONARD F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,120.66 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, SHERRI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $74,120.16 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MAUREEN R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $74,120.03 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULAC, DAVID C, II Employer name City of Troy Amount $74,119.64 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STONER, JONATHAN B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $74,119.55 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ERIC R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $74,119.00 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, JOSHUA A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $74,118.40 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, TODD JP Employer name City of Utica Amount $74,117.95 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISE, SUSAN C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $74,117.56 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, FRIEDA E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $74,117.52 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,117.24 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LAURENCE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,117.22 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, TIMOTHY Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $74,116.96 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANTCH, LAURIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $74,116.31 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System